Remarkable handmade bobbin lace, probably 19th C. Many interesting details in the technique that make it special. Note looping raised tenstick details around some flower centers, woven zig-zag bars in scrolling motifs, assorted fancy filling stitches. Raised ribs on some motifs.One end is finished off as made. Not freshly washed but decently clean as found. About 4 1/2 yards long, about 7 in. PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU PREFER NOT TO USE GLOBALSHIPPING. See also our books on Point de Gaze and Youghal needle lace. With small pieces for study, craft, decor. See our other listings of books on antique lace, which are excellent study guides to identify and collect vintage lace.
Also some pieces have been featured on our informational website, LaceCurator info. Watch also for other lace pieces -- occasionally pieces featured in my books are put up for sale as I rotate the collection to find new old pieces to feature in stories on my websites. The item "19th century deep handmade bobbin lace flounce, maybe English COLLECTOR" is in sale since Monday, January 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Lace, Crochet & Doilies\Other Antique Lace & Crochet".The seller is "lacemerchant" and is located in Whiting, Indiana. This item can be shipped worldwide.