Tag Archives: Milanese

2428. Milanese bobbin lace edging

Type: Milanese Purpose: edging Colour: natural Date: 1720-1740 Width: 9cms Length: 360cms Notes: Ex Pat Earnshaw collection Catalogue no: 2878

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2427. Milanese bobbin tape lace edging

Type: Milanese tape Purpose: edging Colour: natural Date: 1650-1680 Width: 12.5cms Length: 200cms Notes: Finished at both ends. The pattern repeat is at 64cms Catalogue no: 2883

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2420. Milanese bobbin lace Statue Surround

Type: Milanese Purpose: statue surround Colour: natural Date: 1900-1915 Width: 25cms Length: 86cms (33″) Notes: The pattern repeat is at 18cms Catalogue no: 3020

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2280. Pair of Milanese Dress Trims plus one smaller motif

Type: Milanese Purpose: Dress trims Date: 1900 Colour: natural Width: 29cms at bottom and 13cms at top Length: 75cms Notes: these pieces have been cut but what from? Catalogue no: 1173

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2276. Milanese Bobbin Lace Table Cloth part edging

Type: Milanese Purpose: Originally table cloth edging, latterly collar, see notes Date: 1650-1675 Colour: natural Width: 86cms Length: 78cms Notes: The inner edge dimensions are width: 25cms and length: 46cms. There is an added thread for gathering as a shawl circa … Continue reading

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2275. Milanese Bobbin lace Collar

Type: Milanese Purpose: Collar Date: 1650-1700 Colour: natural Width: 20cms Length: 77cms Notes: cut down from larger piece and refashioned. Catalogue no: 3002

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2264. Milanese Bobbin lace edgings

Type: Milanese Purpose: edgings Date: 1790-1810 Colour: natural Width: (a) 85cms (b) 90cms Length: (a) 16cms (b) 16cms Notes: Both Milanese. Two parts of original length. The ground is larger and there are fewer motifs. See Antique Lace- Identifying Types … Continue reading

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2183. Milanese bobbin lace edging

Type: Milanese Purpose: edging Date: 1650-1675 Colour: natural Width: 30cms Length: 189cms Notes: Subsequent use – note drawing thread. Top edging – this is Milanese. Based on floral design or possibly Flemish. See Antique Lace- Identifying Types and Techniques By … Continue reading

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2087. Milanese bobbin lace edging for table

Type: Milanese Purpose: edging for table Date: 1650-1680 Colour: natural Width: 24.5cms Length: 11cms Notes: Half of cloth for drop leaf table with fabric 2cms wide between sides. There will have been an identical 2nd piece. Catalogue no: 1723

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2082. Milanese bobbin lace Alb trim

Type: Milanese Purpose: Alb Trim Date: 1610-1620 Colour: natural Width: 162cms Length: 10cms Notes: half of full length. See Cat. No. 2860.  There is a  finished end and a cut end. The heel damage has been made by the priest when … Continue reading

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