Antique Early 19th Century Knitted Mat - Margaret Simeon Collection
This is a fine lace mat dating from the early 19th Century. Wonderfully fine and transparent with a 'rose window' design. It came from the collection of Margaret Simeon and was illustrated in her book 'A History of Lace' pp 101, plate 103a
Pale ivory colour, excellent condition.
Provenance - Philips, Sept 7, 1992
W: 36cm (14.2")L: 36cm (14.2")