Tag Archives: Limerick

2159. Limerick lace bonnet trim

Type: Limerick Purpose: bonnet trim Date: 1860-1880 Colour: white Width: 4cms Length: 78cms Catalogue no:914

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1923. Limerick needlerun and embroidered on machined net Mass Headpiece

Type: Limerick needlerun and embroidered on machined net Purpose: Mass headpiece Date: 1830-1850 Colour: white Width: 60cms Length: 222cms Notes: Width at end 24cms. Note inserted square of machined net for head position. For young girl – possibly for Confirmation. … Continue reading

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1864. Limerick lace bonnet veil

Type: Limerick Purpose: bonnet veil Date: 1840-1850 Colour: white Width: 85cms Length: 110cms Notes: Needle run on machined net. Pull cord at top. See Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By Heather Toomer Page 151 Plate 166. Catalogue no: 2332

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1756. Limerick Embroidery on Machined net Fichu Collar

Type: Limerick Embroidery on machined net Purpose: Fichu collar Date: 1835-1840 Colour: natural Width: 50cms Length: 28cms Catalogue no: 1297

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1634. Limerick Tambour lace collar

Type: Limerick Purpose: collar Date: 1920-1930 Colour: white Width: 54cms Length: 13cms Notes: This high quality tambour work probably started life as the base of a wedding veil. Tambour lace was done in the 16th century for church use, and was … Continue reading

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1214. Coggleshall or Limerick? Dress Trims

Type: Coggleshall or Limerick? Purpose: Dress Trims Date: 1880-1900 Colour: natural Width: 16cms Length: 30cms Notes: Probably originally the edging of a wedding veil of 1840-1860 Catalogue no: 2233

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1150. Machined copy of Limerick Collar

Type: Machined copy of Limerick Purpose: Collar Date: 1880-1890 Colour: white Width: 16cms Length: 66cms Notes: Machined net and machined run Catalogue no: 881

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1149. Limerick Collar

Type: Limerick Purpose: Collar Date: 1900-1910 Colour: white Width: 13cms Length: 54cms Notes: Machined net and needlerun. See Limerick Lace by Nellie O’Cleirigh Page 22 Catalogue no: 1207

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920. Limerick Needlerun collar

Type: Limerick Purpose: Collar Date: 1850-1860 Colour: natural Width: 64cms Length: 12cms Catalogue no: 2198    

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832. Limerick Tambour and needlerun Bertha collar

Type: Limerick Tambour and needlerun Purpose: Bertha Date: 1910-1920 Colour: natural Width: 13cms Length: 92cms Notes: on machined net Catalogue no: 1413      

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