Beautiful, VERY long, machine made lace shawl/stole successfully copying Blonde Bobbin lace, probably made on the Pusher lace machine.   This example has gorgeous, large open blooms, and luscious foliage.  It has a scalloped edge with an applied picot edge and a run-in liner. This hand finishing was more expensive, confirming that this is a quality piece.


Condition is very good - I can only a couple of tiny breaks in the net and some loose threads which need clipping.


Black in colour.


Dates from 2nd half of the 19th century.


Measures approx. 320cm x 39cm (3 yards 18" x 15 3/8") at its widest points. 


SOLD


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Black Blonde Lace Shawl    #MBlo09