Category Archives: Overlays

2224. Branscombe machined tape with needlepoint lace Parasol cover

Type: Branscombe tape with needlepoint fillings Purpose: parasol cover Date: 1860-1920 Colour: natural Width: 155cms (21 inches) Length: 155cms Notes: The parasol cover will have been placed over ivory or pale pink silk and the ferule hole simply poked through. It’s … Continue reading

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392. Tape lace overlay with needlepoint fillings

Type: Tape Lace Purpose: overlay Date: 1840 Colour: natural Width: 6cms Length: 100cms Notes: Branscombe or Continental Catalogue no: 1746   

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184. East Midlands bobbin lace overlay

Type: East Midlands Purpose: overlay Date: 1880-1900 Colour: natural Width: 1.5cms Length: 43cms Notes: unused Catalogue no: 1076

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170. Bruges dress trimming/overlay

Type: Bruges Purpose: Dress trimming/overlay Date: 1900-1910 Colour: white Width: 10cms Length: 192cms Notes: Length joined in a circle Catalogue no: 252   

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66. Peasant bobbin overlay

Type: Peasant bobbin Purpose: overlay Date: mid 19th century Colour: natural Width:1.5cms Length: 96cms Notes: there is also a second similar piece Catalogue no:1017

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