Antique Lace

ANTIQUE LACE
Hand-made pillow lace of heavy linen thread, in a large, open rectangular knotted mesh; used for curtains, bed sets, draperies, etc. Usually contain rare patterns, all kinds of designs being worked in the net by darning. This lace is hand-made and is expensive. Imitation antique lace is sometimes used in draperies.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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