Private Sales -- Van Sciver Bobbin Lace

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2. Pillows
3. Books
4. Lace

Bobbins

Bobbins Made by David Springett
1. Bone Cross-Hatch Decoration
$35.00
SOLD
6. Bone Painted and Inscribed
Aliceara Dark Warrior
$28.00
SOLD
2. Bone Tinsel Spotted Spiral
$35.00
SOLD
7. Bone Painted and Inscribed
Cypripedium Calceolus
$28.00
SOLD
3. Bone Tinsel Tinsel Wire Spotted
$28.00
SOLD
8. Bone Floral Painted
$28.00
SOLD
4. Bone Dyed Tinsel Wire Spiral
$30.00
SOLD
9. Bone Red and Green Spiral Beaded
$35.00
SOLD
5. Bone Painted and Inscribed
Paphiopedilum Buckhurst Mont millais
$28.00
SOLD
10.. ›Bone Painted and Inscribed
Hetherington 'Coronation'
$28.00
SOLD

Antique Wood with Pewter -- All bobbins are excellent examples of their kind with original spangles
1. GS_Wood with Pewter Bands
$36.00
1a. Wood w/Pewter Butterfly/Archibald Abbott
$40.00
2. MF_Wood with Pewter Bands
$36.00
2a. Wood w/Pewter Butterfly/William Bobbin Brown
$40.00
3. GS_Wood with Pewter Bands
$36.00
3a. GS Wood w/Pewter Butterfly/William Bobbin Brown
$40.00
4. GS_Wood with Pewter Bands
$36.00
4a. GS_Wood w/Pewter Butterly/William Bobbin Brown
$40.00
5. MF_Wood with Pewter Bands
$32.00
5a. GS_Wood w/Pewter Butterly/William Bobbin Brown
$40.00


5a. Wood with PewterButterfly/Archibald Abbott
$38.00

Antique  Bone Beaded
Many of these bobbins were made by David Haskins.  When selecting and antique bobbin to add to your collection be sure to notice the spangle which was often made up of square glass cuts and a glass venetian bottom bead.
1. Leopard spots and colored bands with pink and red seed beads.
$45.00
SOLD
1a. Leopard spots with  green and red seed beads
$45.00
SOLD
2. Reverse spirals with green and red seed beads.
$35.00
SOLD
2a, Reverse double spirals with green and red seed beads.
$45.00
SOLD
3. Reverse spirals with red seed beads.
$40.00
SOLD
3a, Combinations reverse and single spirals.
$45.00
SOLD
4. Vertical Beaded with metallic seed beads.
$40.00
SOLD
4a, Vertical Beaded, red, white and blue
$45.00
SOLD


5a, Right to left spiral with pink beads
$35.00
SOLD
 
East Midland Named Bone
BF
John Sims Robers 1864


BF
Lucy Palmer


BF
James Ward


MF
Samuel
$40.00
MF
Mary


MF
Emma


MF
Ellen



BF
Harriot
$35.00
BF
Thomas Betts


BF
Louisa


BF
Thomas
$40.00
GS
William


GS
Mary (various)


BF
Nancy


BF
Ann
$38.00
BF
Ellen Headland


$45.00
BF
Arther
$35.00
BF
Milley
$40.00

BF
Harold
$40.00
BF
Mary
$38.00
BF
Mary Ann
$40.00
BF
Kitty with pewter
band
$45.00
BF
Dan Bless


$45.00
BF
Harriot


BF
Sally


BF
Daniel


BF
Betsy


BF
Hurbert Kichtle


BF
Sally


BF
Betsey


BF
John $40.00
GS
John $40.00
GS
John $40.00
GS
John $30.00
GS
John $35.00
GS
John $25.00
GS
John
SOLD

Belgium Standard Rosewood
Set of 85 Rosewood Belgium Standard bobbins.  Each bobbin measures 4 1/8" in length.  The thread neck is 1 1/8".  Because Rosewood is no longer available this is an exceptional find.
$3.00 each

Pillows

Books
Eagles of Freedom
Annie Noben -Slegers
Birds and Flowers
Kumiko Nakazaki
Introductionn To Honiton Lace
Susanne Thompson
New Patterns in Honiton Lace
Barry Biggins
Bruges Flower Lace
Edna Sutton

Annie Noben-Slegers designed the "Eagles of Freedom" after her son finished a survival training course with the US Air Force and was awarded a Certificate of Training adorned with eagles.  The pattern was inspired by these eagles and honors his accomplishment.
This folio has 10 Binche patterns of birds and flowers that include: Mary Lou's Window, Winter's Forest, Singing Baby Birds, Hummingbird, Gentiane, Flower Pendant, Snow Drop, Japanese Plume Blossem, Japense Iris, Japanese moineau
Paperback edition that is used but in excellent condition.  This is the perfect syallabus for beginning through intermediate Honition.  One of the best how-to books ever written. A pattern book of new designs for Honiton lace made by experienced lacemakers using their own interpretative skills to make the patterns. Like new.
Originally published in 1986 this popular how-to book is a step by step manual of Bruges Flower Lace.  Showy when finished but easy to make this is a good lace for the beginning/intermediate stduent of lace.
$54.95
$49.95
$54.95
$34.95
$29.95

Lace
Many more pieces on there way.  Please call if you are looking for something in particular.  Be sure to scroll down.
Chantilly Lappet 1
A handmade black silk Chantilly Lappet with fine thread measuring 38 1/2" long.   Very good quality and conditon.
$175.00
SOLD
Chantilly Lappet 2
A handmade black silk Chantilly Lappet with fine thread measuring 39" long.   Very good quality and conditon.
$185.00
SOLD
Chantilly Lappet 3
A handmade black silk Chantilly Lappet with fine thread measuring 43" long.   Very good quality and conditon.

$180.00
SOLD
Chantilly Lappet 4
A handmade black silk Chantilly Lappet with medium/fine thread measuring 38 1/2" long.   Good quality and conditon.

$160.00
Chantilly Lappet 5
A handmade black silk Chantilly Lappet with fine thread measuring 40 3/4" long.   Beautiful design but damaged with some repairs.
$100.00
SOLD
Large Point de Gaze Needlelace Bertha Collar
20 1/2" Round in excellent condition with a few very minor breaks in the ground.  Exceptional Design
$450.00
SOLD
Large Mixed Brussels Duchesse Bertha Collar
26" Round - Good Condtion
$175.00
SOLD