An early 17th century linen cloth with deep Reticella style insertions and scalloped border
Lot 1
An early 17th century linen cloth with deep Reticella style insertions and scalloped border
Sold for £562 (US$ 945) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
25 Jul 2013 11:00 BST

Auction 21127
An early 17th century linen cloth with deep Reticella style insertions and scalloped border An early 17th century linen cloth with deep Reticella style insertions and scalloped border
Lot Details
An early 17th century linen cloth with deep Reticella style insertions and scalloped border
Worked in a combination of fine knotting and bobbin lace, 116 x 90cm; an edging of 17th century braid based Reticella, 164 x 12cm; a small linen cutwork and Reticella mat; and a copy of the 1953 Sotheby & Co. sale catalogue. (3)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Purchased from the sale of 'A Collection of Fine Lace: The Property of the late Mrs D.L. Einstein of New York City', sold at Sotheby & Co., Bond Street on January 23rd 1953.
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