1 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A FINE WHITEWORK AND NEEDLELACE COIF
ENGLISH, EARLY 17TH CENTURY
the white ground worked in white and silver metal threads, in a slash-and-scroll pattern accented with needlelace, and edged with blanket stitch
13 x 8in. (33 x 20.3cm.)
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