Set of 12 antique Belgian Point de Gaze lace placemats reclining cherubs with goblets in hand, surrounded by flowers, fronds and hanging vines. Carefully hand laundered, bright and clean. We note a few tiny openings in the lace, a couple of very small repairs, and a small area of damage that we stabilized with a few stitches (see last photo, near edge of lace). All minor this is an incredible set, and looks.12 placemats, 12 x 17 inches. Table linens made with Belgian Point de Gaze are rare enough (bridal lace and handkerchiefs were more usual), but figural pieces are rarer still. To find both elements in a full and exquisite set of 12 placemats truly incredible.. The item "Cherubs & Flowers Antique 19th Century Point de Gaze Lace Placemats Set of 12" is in sale since Thursday, March 5, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Lace, Crochet & Doilies\Other Antique Lace & Crochet". The seller is "things*most*delightful" and is located in Sacramento, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.