Rose Point Brussels lace - needlepoint lace made with a single thread and needle, distinguished by very fine floral motifs, generally surrounded by tulle also made with a needle. Point de Rose lace has been used primarily for bridal veils, handkerchiefs, collars, and fans.
Irish Lace ca. 1850 Culture: Irish Medium: cotton Dimensions: (a): 14 in. cm) (b): 13 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 1922