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Walsingham Mill
The Old Mill
Cokers Hill
Little Walsingham
NR22 6BN

Purveyors of quality original antique 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th Century oak and country furniture, fine art and decorative period items

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Rare Early 18thC English Antique Treen Lace Crimping Board and Roller

  • Reference : 2854
  • Availability : Available Now
  • Dimensions : Bard 5 3/4" x 5 1/4" / Roller 7 3/4"
  • Price : £225


A rare find!

An early 18thC English antique treen lace crimping roller and board.

These were used for forming the minute crimpings (also for gathering ruckings) on 17thC and early 18thC fabrics. The fabric would be starched, then dampened, and placed on the board and rolled until pleats were formed.  When used for rucking, the pleats were stitched at the top.

Condition - Good colour.  Surface wear as per images.

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