ANTIQUE LACE
Joachim & Betty Mendes
 

Dealers in Antique Lace Fans Costume & Textiles
Cardiff Wales, Tel: + 44 (0)2920 252745 or 07813 014065

 

Children's Costume and Accessories

In this website you can find lace from the 16th century: cutwork and pulled threadwork, punto in aria to finest Venetian needlepoint and outstanding Flemish lace. Then there are the examples of magnificent French lace such as point de France, Alencon, Argentan, Argentella and of course point de Sedan to mention just a few. You may also find  eighteenth century delicate Brussels lace and the extravagant point de gaze 0f the 19th century. Many more examples of delightful laces such as Honiton and Buckingham in England, also Ireland with its famous lace schools of the 19th century produce many examples of wonderful lace.
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Children's accessories stock no. K33.14 is an 18th century Hollie Point inserted baby bonnet and shirt, worked with pots of carnations and stylised flowering plants. Condition: good. Price: 650 GBP

 

Children's accessories stock no. K26.3JS is an 17th century cap with reticella type work decoration. Condition: some small stains and one hole (see photo) Price: 550 GBP

Children's accessories stock no. K26.5JS is a fine mid 17th century Dutch? cap. Condition: modern blue silk lining. Sold  Price: 650

 

We have many other Hollie point bonnets in stock.

Children's accessories stock no. K17.3JO is a fine 18th century Hollie Point baby bonnet.  Price: 225

 

Children's accessories stock no. K17.2JO is an 18th century Hollie Point baby bonnet, unfortunately very damage. Price: 95 GBP

 

Children's accessories stock no. K17.1JO is a 19th century baby bonnet in Rosaline lace. Price: 85 GBP

 

Children's accessories stock no. A1.4J is a rare 17th century baby cap. Illustrated in the book "LACE IN FASHION" from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries, by Pat Earnshaw page 120. The description is: A baby cap decorated with cutwork of reticella type. The bands are edged with a stout bobbin lace, possibly Scandinavian, early seventeenth century.  Price: 675  Sold

    

 

  Children's accessories stock no.J37.1 is part of an 18th century baby's layette including a quilted coverlet with knotted fringing, and a pair of exquisite mittens, also two foreheads cloths not in the photos but similar to the ones shown below. Sold  Price: 550  

 

Children's accessories stock no. H48.2  is a magnificent 19th century Ayrshire christening gown showing many types of  complex work. Including the two gowns shown below are sold with an article published in a magazine in 1961 all about the fine work of Ayrshire. Condition:  all the three gowns are in good condition - perhaps some minor marks.  Sold  Price: 325

 

Children's accessories stock no. H48.3 Price: 180 GBP

 

Children's accessories stock no. H48.3a  Price: 180 GBP

 

Children's accessories stock no. H46.2 is a pair of early 19th century knitted children's shocks with beadwork tops. Condition: good. Sold  Price: 175

 

Children's accessories stock no. H22.10  is a very fine late 18th century baby chemise. Condition: good. Price: 120

 

Children's accessories stock no. Y31.12 is a very fine baby bonnet.
Price: 80
  

 

Children's accessories stock no. stock no. F54.4 is another very fine Ayrshire work bonnet.  Sold  Price: 125

 

Children's accessories stock no. stock no.B15.4 is another good quality bonnet. Price: 45

 

Children's accessories stock no. stock no. H26.9 is another baby bonnet. Price: 45

 

Children's accessories stock no. stock no. H26.6 is another baby bonnet with minor darns. Price: 45  

 

Children's accessories stock no. Stock no. H26.2 is an Ayrshire work bonnet. Sold  Price: 85

 

Children's accessories stock no. Stock no. A94.41 is a most attractive baby bonnet. Price: 70

 

We have acquired a very fine collection of late 18th century baby bonnets - see below

 

Stock no. F50.10 is a very fine whitework baby bonnet. Condition: good. Sold  Price: 120

 

Stock no. F50.5 is a fine baby bonnet. Condition: good  Sold  Price: 75

 

  Stock no. F50.R  is a baby bonnet embroidered in whitework. Condition: minor stain. Price: 55 GBP

 

Stock no. F20.1b    is a bonnet embroidered with small dots all over the lawn. The crown is worked with fine bobbin lace. Condition. good. Price: 75

 

Stock no. F20.    is a chequered  lawn bonnet. with lain lawn frills. Condition: good. Price; 38 GBP

 

   
Stock no. C40.1 is a baby bonnet  possibly French, eighteenth / nineteenth century is embroidered with silver and gold sequins and beads  over pink moire.  To the sides  and the centre of the bonnet, there is inserted a different type of materiel. Condition: minor damage. Price: 175 GBP

 

Below is a large collection of Regency baby bonnets of very fine quality

 

Stock no. W32.9  is a very small baby bonnet of fine lawn Price: 35

 

Stock no. W32.8 is a baby bonnet of medium size with an edge of narrow lace attached to the brim. Price: 35

 

Stock no. W32.5 is a very small baby bonnet made of very fine plain lawn Price: 35

 

Stock no. A32.3 is a bonnet for a slightly larger baby. it is made in fine lawn and there was a narrow band of lace around the brim. Price: 45

 

Stock no. W4.3i is a larger baby bonnet shaped to fit closely and with a wide thick brim in lawn. There are  two tapes inserted on the crown and one at the neck, to facilitates sizing. Price: 35

 

Stock no. W4.3g is a small baby bonnet with the whole  cotton crown finely ruched  to add thickness and style too, as the extra width can be made narrower or wider by means of four tapes inserted to the crown. The neck is decorated with a circle of Ayrshire Price: 55

 

Stock no. P020 is a baby bonnet of very fine lawn as is the narrow ruffle to the forehead and neck. There is a band of decorative stitching inserted to the back of the head and seams are similarly decorated. Condition : good  Price: 55 

 

Stock no. Y31.2 is an eighteenth century quilted baby bonnet displaying various designs and patterns. Condition: good.  Sold  Price: 250

 

Stock no.Y31.12 is another baby bonnet, similar to the preceding one, but with a larger and most interesting crown, showing new patterns of white work, the lot surrounded with a decorative edge Condition: good. Price: 80 (GBP)

 

 
r0302040.jpg (47909 bytes) Stock no.S8/2a is another 19th century   little garment in heavy linen, with a smocked panel both back and front and embroidered in traditional pattern  as well as the collar  and  shoulders .It closes at the neck with 6 small linen covered buttons. Condition: a few very tiny darns to the skirt. Measurements: 18.5 inches (47 cms) from shoulder to hem and 30 ins (76 cms) around the chest. Price: 120
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