• Altar Fringe

    Synthetic machine embroidery altar fringe
    Synthetic machine embroidery altar fringe

    OBJECT: 2001.0615 – Altar Fringe.
    DESCRIPTION: Metallic gold embroidery on nylon material – attached to tape.
    PATTERN: Crosses roses and leaves.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Machine embroidery.
    FIBRE: Synthetic.
    SIZE: Depth: 40cm. Length: 282cm.
    CIRCA: ?
    COMMENTS: Not Limerick Lace.
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Archival Box C.

    REPACKED 18th October 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=1198

    LIMERICK MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/51512

  • Altar Fall

    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall

    OBJECT: 2011.0002 – Altar Fall.
    DESRIPTION: Limerick tambour altar fall.
    PATTERN: Centre: Heart topped by cross in oval casket. Four IHS symbols. Floral and leaf pattern. At end diamonds filled with needlerun stitches.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Tambour.
    FIBRE: Cotton diamond net worked with diamond thread.
    SIZE: Depth: 39cm. Length: (Tape) 242cm. Lace 386cm
    CIRCA: 1930 – 1950
    COMMENTS: Small number of holes, mostly near top of lace.
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Archival Box C.

    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Tambour Limerick Lace Altar Fall

    REPACKED 18th October 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=1198

    LIMERICK MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/56203

  • Altar Fall

    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall

    OBJECT: 2011.0001 – Altar Fall.
    DESCRIPTION: Limerick lace altar fall.
    PATTERN: IHS in middle. Chalice on both sides. Large leaves and flowers. Doves. 1908 and 1930. Some crosses.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Tambour and filling stitches
    FIBRE: Hexagonal cotton.
    SIZE: Depth 29cm x Width 265cm.
    CIRCA: 1930.
    COMMENTS: Very little damage; one tiny flower unravelling.
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Archival Box C.

    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall
    Limerick Lace Altar Fall

    REPACKED 18th October 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=1198

    LIMERICK MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/56202

  • Altar Fringe Limerick Lace

    LM 1989.0103 Altar Fringe. Limerick Lace.
    Altar Fringe Limerick Lace

    OBJECT: 1989.0103 – Altar Fringe Limerick Lace
    DESCRIPTION: Limerick Lace. White lace altar fringe in needlerun and tambour.
    PATTERN: Floral motifs, with Sacred heart at centre and IHS set to either side.
    STITCHES AND TECHNIQUES: Needlerun and tambour
    FIBRE:
    SIZE: Length of lace 130.5, maximum width including ribbon, 22.7, length of ribbon 184.5, width ribbon, 2.1
    COMMENTS: Attached at one side to plain tabby woven ribbon, which extends beyond the length of lace. This ribbon is repaired or extended at one end, with a short length sewn to the original one. The ribbon bears the marks of drawing pins.
    GIFT OF: Not known.
    STORED: Archival Box A

    Altar Fringe Limerick Lace

    REPACKED 13th March 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=902

    LIMERICK MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/9271