A very long, boat-shaped handmade Russian (or Eastern European) bobbin lace stole, made using a heavy silk thread. It has meandering ribbons of clothwork forming a bold design with areas of wheatears for decoration.

Condition - there are quite a number of breaks and wear along the edges, particularly at the ends, so please view the pictures carefully.

Dates from the late 19th century.

Colour - black.

Measures approx. 274cm x 60cm (108" x 23 1/2").


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Russian Bobbin Lace Shawl    #Rus02