Rare Antique 1800s Silk Maltese Bobbin Lace Lappet or Mantilla, it is truly stunning and without any hole, moth damage or age marks. It's condition is pristine. The shimmer and tone of its colours is so wonderful, truly mesmerising. The silk has been very intricately woven with alternate panels of flowers. And the Maltese Cross, within circles and panels of finely worked and.This is a beautiful and substantial Lappet, and as far as I know has never. It's quite rare to find one of such a length in an unused condition. I was given it in 1975, it being a. Family heirloom and it's remained in a linen store since this date. This stunningly beautiful and precious lady originates from Northern. France and was made by relatives from Southern Spain. The length; 204cm - 82. The Widest part x 25cm and T.
He slimmest part x 20cm. It would be the perfect vintage accessory, or an indulgent treat for an avid collector.
The lace has always been very well stored since it was made, in a well ventilated store room and is without any damage whatsoever, being museum quality. Please note my opening hours. Monday - Thursday 08.30hrs to 16.00hrs.
Friday 08.30hrs to 14.00hrs. Saturday 08.30 to 11.00hrs. The item "Antique 1800s Shimmering Silk Maltese Lace Lappet Mantilla French Exquisite" is in sale since Wednesday, March 15, 2017.This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Lace/ Crochet/ Doilies". The seller is "vintage*desires" and is located in North Yorkshire .
This item can be shipped worldwide.