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2627. Irish Machined Tambour Lace Handkerchief

Type: Irish machined tambour Purpose: Handkerchief Date: 1840-1850 Colour: White Width: 25cms Length: 25cms Notes: See Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By Heather Toomer Page 109 Plate 107 and notes. Catalogue No: 3267

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2626. Irish Tambour Lace Handkerchief

Type: Irish Purpose: Handkerchief Date: 1825-1840 Colour: White Width: 34cms Length: 31cms Notes: See Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By Heather Toomer Page 109 Plate 107 and notes. Although very tatty someone has deemed that this piece was worth … Continue reading

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2609. Irish Needlerun net lace collar

Type: Irish Needlerun net Purpose: collar Date: 1910-1920 Colour: white Width: 12cms Length:82cms Catalogue no: 1424

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2063. Filet lace edging for furnishing

Type: Filet Purpose: edging in 2 pieces Date: 1890-1900 Colour: white Width: (a) 45cms (b) 92cms Length: Both at 11cms Notes: basic netting worked by hand, then hand darned. ? Irish Catalogue no: 478

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1945. Irish Filet Lace Collar

Type: Irish Filet Purpose: Collar Date: 1910-1920 Colour: natural Width: 40cms Length: 9cms Notes: Central motif is of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, being a heart pierced by swords, surrounded by roses. Possibly for a Confirmation. Catalogue no: 1299

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1889. Irish Crochet Style Bertha Collar

Type: Irish Purpose: Bertha Collar Date: 1900-1910 Colour:white Width: 84cms Length: 12cms Notes: Probably French or Austrian. Note no Shamrock¬† – Clones style knots done by a looped small chain.¬†See Irish Crochet Lace in Austria and France By Barbara Ballantyne … Continue reading

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1822. Irish Workshop Filet Dressing Table Centre

Type: Irish Workshop Filet Purpose: Dressing Table Centre Date: 1920-1940 Colour: white Width: 57cms Length: 36cms Catalogue no: 2761(a)  

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1768. Irish Workshop Filet Table Centre

Type: Irish Filet Workshop Purpose: Table Centre Date: 1920-1930 Colour: natural Width: 41cms Length: 41cms Notes: Grapes and grape leaves design. Household. Catalogue no: 2759

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1767. Irish Workshop Filet Table Cloth

Type: Irish Filet Purpose: Table Cloth Date: 1900-1940 Colour: white Width: 85cms Length: 85cms Notes: Household. Rose design, so made for English market. Catalogue no: 2758

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1766. Irish Workshop Filet Table Centre

Type: Irish Workshop Filet Purpose: Table Centre Date: 1930-1940 Colour: white Width: 39cms Length: 39cms Catalogue no: 2751

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