CIRCA 1880-1900 , LOVELY BRUSSELS BOBBIN LACE CAPE/SHAWL
CIRCA 1880-1900, BRUSSELS BOBBIN LACE CAPE/SHAWL. A large opulent lace cape/shawl measuring approx.21-22" around neckline, approx.54-55" down each side and also approx.. 54-55" measured down the center of the back. The circumference around the bottom is approx.166", this is a approximate measure.This is either Brussels or English bobbin lace.There are lovely swags and meandering vines, florals and leaves throughout the shawl. In good strong condition, a few openings, basically minor. The design is quite lush and it has a ethereal look.