Total length including the tulle top is 11 long centre back. The tulle ties are 14 L.
BRUSSELS LACE CAPE MIXED LACE POINT DE GAZE DUCHESSE. A beautiful light cream wide hand worked Brussels mixed lace cape on a very fine tulle ground, tulle top and long ties trimmed with narrow hand lace circa 1900 An unusual scrolling floral design with scalloped edge. Just out of long storage, the lace is a combination of Point De gaze and Duchesse, this beautiful intricate lace has many pretty fillings. Mentioned for accuracy only, slight yellowing around tulle part of back neck, a few very faint age spots & only one small hole in the tulle see pic 10, an easy fix. Very wearable, perfect for a bride.
Generally a well kept lace in very good original condition. Feather light - weighs 47 grams.
Measures : 7 3/4 ins to 8 1/4 ins longest centre back x 41 ins widest measured over the gathered lace where it joins the tulle part. The total length including the tulle part is 11 ins longest centre back. The tulle ties are 14 ins long. Please pay for Fixed price listings within 24 hours unless paying UK cheque. Many UK items are freepost.
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