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Honiton (East Devon) lace sprig

This East Devon bobbin lace sprig is part of a collection of British and Continental lace put together by Charlotte Treadwin, an important lace manufacturer with a business based in...

Honiton (East Devon) lace sprig

This East Devon made lace sprig is part of a collection of samples of British and Continental lace put together by Charlotte Treadwin, an important lace manufacturer with a business...

Honiton (East Devon) lace sprig

This lace sprig was produced by an East Devon lace manufacturer. Ivy leaves and a flower head are represented in bobbin lace, made on the pillow using typical East Devon...

Devon trolly lace sample

This is an example of Devonshire trolly lace. Trolly lace was used for trimmings and it was made in continuous lengths. It was relatively easy to make quickly so could...

Vadstena (Sweden) lace sample

This is one of a large collection of lace samples assembled by Frances Bury Palliser for study. The collection was donated to the museum in 1869. This piece of ...

Design for Honition lace

Lace dealer Charlotte Treadwin was concerned that lace-makers were not trained to draw or design since ‘lace designing is not much understood at the School of Art’. It is...

Binche lace nun’s cap

This Binche lace cap is part of a collection of samples of British and Continental lace put together by Charlotte Treadwin, an important lace manufacturer with a business based in...

Corset

This corset is made of damask cotton with strips of whalebone as support and a black lace trim along the top edge. It laces up the back with silk lacing...

Binche lace nun’s cap

This piece is part of a collection of samples of British and Continental lace put together by Charlotte Treadwin, an important lace manufacturer with a business based in the...