Tag Archives: Needlelace

2651. Large Collar with Needlelace and ?machined tape with hand needle filling – Help with identification please? More photos added

Type: Needlelace and ?machined tape, bourdon cord, hand worked Purpose: Collar Date: 1860 Colour: ecru Width:  38cms deep Length: 48cms around neck Notes: ? 1880 copy of 1860 ?Court Ball. Note that there are a few motifs that are constantly … Continue reading

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2558. Venetian needlelace collar

Type: Venetian needlelace Purpose: collar Date: 1680 Colour: natural Width: 15cms Length: 106cms Catalague no: 1807

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2484. Needlelace Mat

Type: Needlelace Purpose: Mat Date: 1830 Colour: natural Width: 20cms Length: 29cms Notes: Hand made. Possibly Youghal style but not typical. There is no outlining thread and the work is denser. The clothwork and structure are wrong for Youghal. Possibly … Continue reading

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2464. Needlelace copy of Venetian lace fragment

Type: Needlelace copy of Venetian Purpose: fragment Date: 1880 Colour: natural Width: 8cms Length: 23cms Notes: 1880 copy of Venetian Gros Point 1650 Catalogue No: 769

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2453. Brussels Point de Gaze Needlepoint lace fragment

Type: Brussels Point de Gaze Purpose: fragment Date: 1870 Colour: natural Width: 12cms Length: 7cms Catalogue No: 1540

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2444. Carrickmacross lace Wedding Veil base

Type: Carrickmacross Purpose: Wedding Veil base Date: 1860 Colour: white Width: 81cms Length:62cms Notes: consists of 2 pieces Catalogue no: 1375

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2441. Bucks point Lace and Needlelace Mat

Type: Bucks Point and needlelace Purpose: Mat Date: 1880-1900 Colour: white Width: 18cms Length: 18cms Catalogue no: 238

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2435. French Needlelace Pillow case

Type: French needlelace Purpose: pillowcase Date: 1860-1870 Colour: gold silk Width: 58 cms Length: 40cms Notes: Made in two pieces. Outer edge circa 1860. Thread is not of particularly good quality. The centre panel is possibly earlier ? 1800. ? … Continue reading

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2360. Honiton bobbin lace edging

Type: Honiton Purpose: edging Date: 1890-1900 Colour: white Width: 7cms Length: 87cms Notes: Hand made tape lace with needlelace brides. Some brides have been overworked with buttonhole stitch. Catalogue no: 702

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2359. Brussels Applique needlelace edging

Type: Brussels Applique Purpose: edging Date: 1890-1900 Colour: white Width: 6.5cms Length: 225cms Notes: Not Barmen Catalogue no: 771

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