Category Archives: Baby’s lace

814. Milanese or Flemish bobbin lace baby’s bonnet

Type: Milanese or Flemish Purpose: Baby’s bonnet Date: 1830-1850 Colour: natural Width: 26cms Length: 32cms Notes: Constructed in shape to finish. Last use – Home made silk lining and blue ribbon. Will originally have had a well shaped silk lining. … Continue reading

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651. Machined lace Cradle trim

Type: Machined Purpose: Cradle Trim Date: 1900-1920 Colour: white Width: 20cms Length: 90cms Notes: or underwear trim. Catalogue no: 2120          

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430. Portuguses Whitework Baby Bonnet Backs

Type: Portuguese Whitework Purpose: Baby bonnet Date: 1830-1840 Colour: white Width: 13cms Length: 13cms Notes: Bobbin Bedford edgings mounted onto machined net with whitework central motif. Amateur work. Family souvenirs. Catalogue no: 337.      

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406. Binche fragment christening dress

Type: Binche Purpose: christening dress Date: 1720-1730 Colour: white Width: 29cms Length: 36cms Notes: The cap sleeve is later, and Brussels Bobbin, probably around 1900. See The Illustrated Dictionary of Lace By Judyth L. Gwynne Page 30. The central motif at … Continue reading

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