CIRCA 1900, SUPERB 160" TAMBOUR LACE CURTAINS. Quite a spectacular pair of curtains, dating from late 1800's-early 1900,these ornate Tambour lace curtains measure apprx. 159-160" long by 70" wide. It is very rare to find such a length and width in this type of Tambour lace curtains as many did not survive due to improper storage.Lavish design on these lovely curtains with ornate scrollwork ,trellis design, florals and with large three dimensional roses. In amazing good strong condition,some scattered repairs and openings in applique but as these curtains are so ornate and covered with work ,I consider minor.These curtains are IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.Even more beautiful than pictures!(Item #ALC15)
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EDWARDIAN BATTENBURG LACE CURTAINS.Circa late 1800's-early 1900,a lovely pair of Battenburg or Tape lace curtains measuring apprx. 122"-124" long by 52" wide. The wide border of Tape lace designed with ornate florals and leaves is very attractive.In very good condition, a couple of minor openings.Curtains are in very good strong condition. (Item #ALC14)
CIRCA 18THC.RARE DRESDEN LACE APRON W/MATCHING KERCHIEF.Circa mid 1700's, a rare matching Dresden lace apron front and matching kerchief.The finest and lightest muslin is embroidered with fine whitework flowers and leaves with meandering vines , flowers and leaves all along the kerchief and apron edge. The apron front also has scattered small florets throughout the design.A elegant symmetry in the naturalistic design and quite beautiful both in design and in the exceptional workmanship .In very good condition,a few small repairs done in their time on apron and a few small openings, overall MINOR. The repairs were done at a early date,one knows this simply because the workmanship itself is quite astonishing. and so in no way detracts from this set.Buyer of course may view and return if they do not agree with my assessment. A RARE AND BEAUTIFUL SET FOR THE EARLY LACE OR WHITEWORK COLLECTOR OR FOR MUSEUM.
CIRCA 1860, FINE BRUSSELS POINT DE GAZE LACE SHAWL. A very beautiful shawl entirely worked on handmade ground with fine large three-dimensional roses, large florals,cartouches,scrollwork and shaded leaves. In good condition, there are a few small mends but because shawl is so busy with design, they blend in.A beautiful shawl, with exquisite workmanship and design.(Item #AL257)