Tag Archives: Flemish

2424. Flemish bobbin lace edging x 2

Type: Flemish Purpose: edging x2 Colour: natural Date: 1670-1690 Width: (a) 8cms (b) 8cms Length: (a) 87cms (b) 88cms Notes: Ex Pat Earnshaw collection. Catalogue no: 2882

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2322.Flemish bobbin lace flounce

Type: Flemish Purpose: flounce Date: 1690-1700 Colour: natural Width: 65cms Length: 281cms Notes: re-edged. The top is a false footside made from a length of split chain stitch worked on bobbins both sides. Early zig zag plaited bobbin lace. Headside … Continue reading

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2267. Flemish Tape Lace Alb Flounce

Type: Flemish Tape Purpose: Alb Flounce Date: 1600-1700 Colour: natural Width: 38cms (a) 29cms (b) 29cms and 29cms (c) Length: 198cms (a) 208cms (b) 90cms and 87cms (c) Notes: This post consists of 3 pieces of lace all very similar. … Continue reading

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2238. Flemish bobbin lace edging

Type: Flemish Purpose: edging Date: 1670-1690 Colour: natural Width: 5cms Length: 41cms Notes: No pattern repeat. Not Milanese. See Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By Heather Toomer Page 134 and Page 135 Plate 148(a). The main motifs have been … Continue reading

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2233. Flemish bobbin lace edging

Type: Flemish Purpose: edging Date: 1670-1690 Colour: natural Width: 8cms Length: 41cms Notes: No pattern repeats. This isn’t Milanese based on Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By Heather Toomer Page 134 “Points to Watch” and Page 135 Plate 148(a). … Continue reading

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2226. Flemish bobbin lace edging

Type: Flemish Purpose: edging Colour: natural Date: 1720-1760 Width: 19cms Length: 52cms Notes: The edging at the footside is 0.5 x 52cms. There is a deeply scalloped headside. See Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By Heather Toomer Page 139 … Continue reading

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2189. Flemish bobbin lace Cuff edging

Type: Flemish Purpose: Cuff edging Date: 1650-1700 Colour: white Width: 14cms Length: 88cms Notes: See Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By Heather Toomer Page 222; see also Page 134, Plate 146. Additional footside¬† edging of hand bobbin, bundles of … Continue reading

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2188. Flemish bobbin lace Alb Flounce

Type: Flemish Purpose: Alb flounce Date: 1730-1740 Colour: natural Width: 67cms Length: 187cms Catalogue no: 2890

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2187. Flemish bobbin lace edging

Type: Flemish round ground Purpose: edging as in alb trim, later use as statue stand trim Date: 1680-1700 Colour: natural Width: 16cms Length: 113cms Notes: Note change of worker at 20cms. Details in infills. Added footside and headside. Possibly used … Continue reading

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2185. Flemish bobbin lace edging

Type: Flemish Purpose: edgings Date: 1650-1675 Colour: natural Width: 8cms Length: 86cms Notes: This is one of 5 lengths of the same lace. (B) is similar. (C) has added machined tape footside of circa 1840-1860, possibly for use at a … Continue reading

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