Large, deep border of 19th C. Traditional motifs of large flowers and leaves. Leadworks in the flower, leaf and scrolling motif centers are very English. Connecting bars are braided and festooned with picots.Pretty scallop and picot top edge. Very good condition overall - near mint- the expected few breaks in the connecting bars.
About 1 yard 34 in. 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 "Large, deep border of 19th C. English bobbin lace" is in sale since Friday, March 19, 2021. 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.