#0974  Lace Collar

c. 1850-1860 


Cotton and linen threads on fine muslin.

Condition: Excellent to perfect.  Two tiny, hard to see spots and a mend in the selvedge edge (which gets tucked under and basted to a dress).

Measurements: W, 2 1/2"; Outer C, 19 1/2".

Comments: A beautiful mid 19th century collar all hand done with Ayreshire whitework embroidery and needlelace fillings.