Antique Victorian Two Hand Made Crochet Lace Silhouette Framed Civil War Art
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Antique Victorian Two Hand Made Crochet Lace Silhouette Framed Civil War Art :
A charming pair of small antique Civil War era 1860s Crochet Crocheted Lace needlework SILHOUETTE portraits of a woman and a man, framed in black.The needlework is called CROCHET LACEThe man has a beaver style top hat on and the woman has a bonnet.
4" x 3 1/2" framed.Frames are early 20th century and pieces were framed in the early 1900s by a family member, according to the family, from items stored in a hope chest owned by a grandmother.
From a Newburyport Massachusetts home, in only two families since it was built in the early 1800s.
Very good overall. Some grime to frames, and crochet lace is slightly darkened with age,
Lovely decorative pieces, suitable for any decor in a small grouping.B-CL-AA