The Crochet Book
11th Series, Second Ed.
London: Simpkin, Marshall, and Co., 1852, 46 pgs.
Elaborate crocheted lace meant to imitate point lace 2 collars, a berthe (lace draped over shoulders) and chemisette (lace draped around neck).
Scans donated by Judith Adele, edited by Judith Adele.
Fashion: London 1852 Lace berthe and chemisetts