Category Archives: Lace for Men

2037. Mechlin bobbin lace long lappet

Type: Mechlin Purpose: Lappet Date: 1745-1760 Colour: natural Width: 4.5cms Length: 81cms Notes: The pattern repeat is at 18cms. Catalogue No: 2909  

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1872. Flemish Needlepoint Plat lace Cravat

Type: Flemish copy of Venetian point Purpose: Cravat Date: 1690 Colour: natural Width: 20cms Length: 20cms Notes: See Calais Musee de la Dentelles et de la Mode (1996) Page 78  “……le decor comporte cinq axes verticaux a candelabre, formes d’une … Continue reading

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1243. Crochet Gentleman’s Cuff

Type: Crochet Purpose: Gentleman’s Cuff Date: 1700-1750 Colour: white Width: 14cms Length: 40cms Notes: Random design – replicating French style. Needlepoint. See Lace – A History By Santina M. Levey Page 257 dated circa 1700. Cuff made as a complete unit, probably … Continue reading

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750. Machined tape lace and needlepoint Pocket or Jabot

Type: Machined tape lace and needlepoint Purpose: Pocket or Jabot Date: 1910-1930 Colour: white Width: 16cms Length: 26cms Catalogue no: 834  

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747. Branscombe Tape Lace Pocket or Jabot

Type: Branscombe Purpose: Pocket or Jabot Date: 1900-1920 Colour: natural Width: 15cms Length: 24cms Catalogue no: 165

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693. Mechlin panel cravat

Type: Mechlin Purpose: Cravat Date: 1770-1780 Colour: natural Width: 24cms Length: 64cms Notes: Made in four sections – invisibly joined. Stain probably from red wine now 200 years old. (From position on cravat where gathered for wear). Dating from portrait … Continue reading

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683. Crochet Cravat

Type: Crochet Purpose: Cravat Date: 1920-1930 Colour: white Width: 26cms Length: 27cms Notes: Domestic make Catalogue no: 2119  

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