Spectacular Brussels mixed lace flounce Duchesse bobbin Point de Gaze needle
Long yardage Victorian deep flounce of Brussels mixed Duchesse bobbin and point de gaze needle lace. Very good quality design of large flowers and scrollwork. Leaf with taps over half stitch leaves. Exceptionally nice raised trails of little leaflets on the scrollwork. Layers of petals on the rose Point de Gaze needle lace motifs. Decorative details in the petals. About 2 yards 15 inches long, about 10 inches deep. Unusually good condition - freshly washed and clean. Label suggests possible museum deaccession. See also our books on Point de Gaze and Youghal needle lace. TO OFFER MORE SMALL ITEMS, including small study pieces and craft lace and lacy embroideries that can be mailed as letters. 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 "Spectacular Brussels mixed lace flounce Duchesse bobbin Point de Gaze needle" is in sale since Monday, December 9, 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.