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2490. Continental Knitted Lace mat

Type: Continental Knitted Purpose: Mat Date: 1900-1910 Colour: white Width: 50cms Length: 50cms Notes: Mat later cut to be used as a collar Catalogue no: 544

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2397. Continental Bobbin Tape Lace Surround

Type: Continental bobbin tape Purpose: surround Date: 1900-1910 Colour: white Width: 4cms Length:26cms Catalogue no: 706

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2297. Continental Crochet edging to Drawn and bound threadwork Tablecloth

Type: Continental Crochet and drawn and bound threadwork Purpose: Tablecloth Date: 1900-1920 Colour: white Width: 1 metre Length: 1 metre Catalogue no: 3030  

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2231. Lille Style bobbin lace edging

Type: Lille style bobbin lace Purpose: edging Date: 1825-1850 Colour: natural Width: 6cms Length: 193cms Notes: Integral footside bobbin. Fond Simple ground. Lille style but could have been made anywhere in continental Europe. See Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By Heather … Continue reading

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2214. Continental Torchon bobbin lace edging

Type: Continental Torchon Purpose: edging Date: 1900-1950 Colour: white Width: 7cms Length: 579cms Notes: Frome wheatears, flowers would indicate Maltese in style Catalogue no: 559

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2114. Continental or East Midland bobbin lace edging

Type: Continental or East Midlands Mayflower Purpose: edging Date: 1890-1900 Colour: natural Width: 8.5cms Length; 104cms Notes: The pattern repeat is at 17cms. The fillings left to right are tallies, Roseground, Crossed pairs not plaits, not a true Bucks ground? The … Continue reading

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2104. Continental or East Midlands bobbin lace Furnishing

Type: Continental or East Midlands Purpose: Furnishing Date: 1880-1890 Colour: cream Width: 7cms Length: 340cms Notes: Cotton. The flowers in the piece have 8 petals. This design has not been taken from nature, as all flowers have only fibronaci numbers, … Continue reading

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2061. Continental Tape and needlepoint with gimp lace collar

Type: Continental tape lace and needlepoint gimped Purpose: collar Date: 1890-1900 Colour: white Width: 70cms Length: 3cms Catalogue no: 100

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2045. Tatting lace Mat

Type: Tatting Purpose: Mat Date: 1900-1940 Colour: white Width: 50cms Length:50cms Notes: probably continental? Catalogue no: 808

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2024. Continental Filet Lace Table Runner

Type: Filet Purpose: Table Runner Date: 1920-1930 Colour: white Width: 48cms Length: 25cms Notes: The ribbon slot for gathering suggests furnishing use. Catalogue no: 2850

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