• Black Flounce

    Tambour Limerick Lace Veil – Filled with Needlerun
    1989.0208 Black Flounce Limerick Lace
    Black Flounce Limerick Lace

    OBJECT: 1989.0208 – Black Flounce.
    DESCRIPTION: Black Flounce. Square.
    PATTERN: Ferns – Flower border. The centre is done with wheel centre discs in a regular pattern. Tambour border of flowers and coils
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Black on black cotton using cotton thread. Filling stitches in corners. Flowers also in each corner.
    FIBRE: Cotton on cotton.
    SIZE: 153 cm x 153 cm.
    CIRCA: 1880 – 1910.
    COMMENTS: Good condition. A few holes.
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Shelf.

    1989.0208 Black Flounce Limerick Lace
    Black Flounce
    1989.0208 Black Flounce Limerick Lace
    Black Flounce
    1989.0208 Black Flounce Limerick Lace
    Black Flounce
    1989.0208 Black Flounce Limerick Lace
    Black Flounce
    1989.0208 Black Flounce Limerick Lace
    Black Flounce
    1989.0208 Black Flounce Limerick Lace
    Black Flounce
    1989.0208 Black Flounce Limerick Lace
    Black Flounce
    1989.0208 Black Flounce Limerick Lace
    Black Flounce
    1989.0208 Black Flounce Limerick Lace
    Black Flounce

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  • Overskirt

    1989.0117 Limerick Lace
    Overskirt

    OBJECT: 1989.0117 – Overskirt (black)
    DESCRIPTION: Black thread on black net overskirt. Tambour.
    PATTERN: Tambour leaves & flowers. Scalloped edge with excess and not cut as it was turned back and worked with tambour pattern.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Tambour, no filling stitches. Machine made ?? Some repair work.
    FIBRE: Cotton thread on cotton net. Possibly made by machine..
    SIZE: 97 cm x 101 cm. Finished measurement, then the ruffle 172 cm
    DATE: 1880 – 1915.
    COMMENTS: Several holes in the net. The outer part is asymmetrical to the front. Unusual.
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Shelf.

    1989.0117 Limerick Lace
    Overskirt
    1989.0117 Limerick Lace
    Overskirt
    1989.0117 Limerick Lace
    Overskirt
    1989.0117 Limerick Lace
    Overskirt
    1989.0117 Limerick Lace
    Overskirt
    1989.0117 Limerick Lace
    Overskirt
    1989.0117 Limerick Lace
    Overskirt
    1989.0117 Limerick Lace
    Overskirt
    1989.0117 Limerick Lace
    Overskirt

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  • Black Stole/Flounce

    1989.0119 Limerick Lace Flounce
    Limerick Lace Flounce

    OBJECT: 1989.0119 – Black Stole/Flounce.
    DESCRIPTION: Black Stole. Needlerun Limerick Lace.
    PATTERN: Casket and spray.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Eyelet, Circle and whips, Cobweb, Knotty.
    FIBRE: Cotton thread on cotton Voile (net).
    SIZE: 200cm x 45cm.
    COMMENTS: Some holes on the net.
    DATE: 1880 – 1915
    GIFT OF: Not known
    STORED: Archival Box A

    989.0119_Stole_Flounce_Limerick_Lace
    Limerick Lace Flounce
    1989.0119_Limerick Lace Flounce
    Limerick Lace Flounce
    989.0119_Stole_Flounce_Limerick_Lace
    Limerick Lace Flounce
    989.0119_Stole_Flounce_Limerick_Lace
    Limerick Lace Flounce
    989.0119_Stole_Flounce_Limerick_Lace
    Limerick Lace Flounce
    1989.0119 Limerick Lace Flounce
    Limerick Lace Flounce

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  • Black Square Veil

    OBJECT: 1989.0118 – Black Veil
    DESCRIPTION: Black square veil.
    PATTERN: Repeated pattern border. Small flowers repeated throughout.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Heavy darn, filling stitches, tambour and needlerun
    FIBRE: Cotton net, cotton thread
    SIZE: 140cm x 140cm.
    COMMENTS: Very damaged. Possibly with moth and pest.
    DATE: 1880 – 1915
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Shelf.

    1989.0118 Limerick Lace Black Veil
    Black Square Veil
    1989.0118 Limerick Lace Veil Tambour & Needlerun
    Black Square Veil
    1989.0118 Limerick Lace Veil Tambour & Needlerun
    Black Square Veil
    1989.0118 Limerick Lace Veil Tambour & Needlerun
    Black Square Veil
    1989.0118 Limerick Lace Veil Tambour & Needlerun
    Black Square Veil

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  • Black veil – with tie on

    OBJECT: 1989.0116 – Veil
    DESCRIPTION: Black veil – with tie on.
    PATTERN: Crows feet. Sail stitch.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Tambour Limerick Lace, Filled with needlerun.
    FIBRE: Black cotton on cotton net. With black cotton ribbon – very narrow ribbon.
    SIZE: 100 cm x 47cm.
    COMMENTS: Slight damage to the net. Elaborate border on the end of the veil. Ribbon pull cord. Shop label attached. Price 17/6.
    DATE: 1880 – 1950
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Archival Box A

    1989.0116 Black Limerick Lace Tambour veil.
    Black Tambour Veil – with tie on
    Limerick Tambour Lace Black Veil
    Black Tambour Veil – with tie on
    Limerick Tambour Lace Black Veil
    Black Tambour Veil – with tie on

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  • Bonnet Veil Tambour Stole

    OBJECT: 1989.0115 Bonnet Veil Tambour Limerick Lace Stole.
    DESCRIPTION: Black Bonnet Veil, Tambour Limerick Lace.
    PATTERN: Tambour spray with lozenge and leaf border.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Limerick Lace, Pulled seed, Tambour, Filling stitches, Needlerun, Filled with needlerun, Knotty.
    FIBRE: Cotton thread on cotton voile. Black in colour.
    SIZE: 114 cm x 50 cm
    COMMENTS: Slight damage to the net. Shop label attached by thread, price 35/-
    DATE: 1880 – 1920
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Archival Box A

    Bonnet Veil Tambour Limerick Stole
    Bonnet Veil Tambour Limerick Lace Stole
    1989.0115 Bonnet Veil Tambour Limerick Stole
    Bonnet Veil Tambour Limerick Lace Stole
    1989.0115 Black Limerick Lace stole
    Bonnet Veil Tambour Limerick Lace Stole
    Bonnet Veil Tambour Limerick Stole
    Bonnet Veil Tambour Limerick Lace Stole
    Bonnet Veil Tambour Limerick Stole with price tag
    Bonnet Veil Tambour Limerick Lace Stole

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  • Tambour Bonnet Veil

    OBJECT: 1989.0114 – Bonnet Veil.
    DESCRIPTION: Black Bonnet Veil – Tambour Limerick Lace.
    PATTERN: Floral & leaf design.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Limerick Lace; Black Tambour; Filled with needlerun; Scalloped edging.
    FIBRE: Black cotton on black net.
    SIZE: 80 cm x 104 cm.
    COMMENTS: Slight damage. Shop label attached by thread. Price 15/6.
    DATE: 1880 – 1915
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Shelf.

    1989.0114_Limerick_Tambour_Lace_Bonnet Veil
    Limerick Lace Black Tambour Bonnet Veil
    1989.0114_Limerick_Tambour_Lace_Bonnet Veil
    Limerick Lace Black Tambour Bonnet Veil
    1989.0114_Limerick_Tambour_Lace_Bonnet Veil
    Limerick Lace Black Tambour Bonnet Veil
    1989.0114_Limerick_Tambour_Lace_Bonnet Veil
    Limerick Lace Black Tambour Bonnet Veil

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  • Black Flounce

    OBJECT: 1989.0120 – Black Flounce
    DESCRIPTION: Black Flounce – Needlerun Limerick Lace.
    PATTERN: Flower and leaf pattern.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Heavy darn, Light darn, Little seed, Cobwebs, Needlerun.
    FIBRE: Cotton thread on cotton net.
    SIZE: 150 cm x 43 cm.
    COMMENTS: Slight damage to the net.
    DATE: 1880 – 1915.
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Archival Box A

    1989.0120 Limerick_Lace Black Flounce
    Black Flounce – Needlerun Limerick Lace
    1989.0120 Limerick_Lace Black Flounce
    Black Flounce – Needlerun Limerick Lace
    1989.0120 Limerick_Lace Black Flounce
    Black Flounce – Needlerun Limerick Lace
    1989.0120 Limerick_Lace Black Flounce
    Black Flounce – Needlerun Limerick Lace

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