#2705   Carrickmacross Flounce  c. 1900 


 Light cream cloth & thread.

Condition: Excellent, near perfect.

Measurements: W 6" x L 2 yards, 6".

Comments: Carrickmacross lace is so named for the town in Ireland where this hand made lace flourished throughout the 19th C. This unusual lace is an elaborate form of cut-work. One most often sees Carrickmacross lace worked in a collar or hankie edging, a deep flounce is a rarity!