• Black Stole/Flounce

    1989.0119 Limerick Lace Flounce
    Limerick Lace Flounce

    OBJECT: LM 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

    REPACKED 3rd May 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=911

    LIMERICK MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/9287

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

    REPACKED 3rd May 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=911

    MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/9286

  • Black veil – with tie on

    OBJECT: LM 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

    REPACKED 3rd May 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=911

    MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/9284

  • Black Flounce

    OBJECT: LM 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.
    REPACKED: 03/05/2018
    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

    REPACKED 3rd May 2018: http://limericklace.ie/?p=911

    LIMERICK MUSEUM CATALOGUE LINK: http://museum.limerick.ie/index.php/Detail/Object/Show/object_id/9288

  • Altar Fringe Limerick Lace

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

    OBJECT: LM 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.
    DATE:
    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