TITLE

Pillow Perfection Bucks Point Lace

AUTHOR(S)
EURELL, JO ANN
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Piecework;May/Jun2012, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the history of Bucks Point Lace. Particular focus is given to the impact that Sir Henry Borlase's 1626 founding of a lacemaking school for girls in Great Marlow, Buckinghamshire, England, had on the reputation of Bucks Point lace. Information on an 1843 wedding bodice with Bucks Point Lace that was worn by Sarah Jane Brinckerhoff is also provided. INSET: An 1843 Wedding Bodice with Bucks Point Lace.
ACCESSION #
73917397

 

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