A nice shell pattern... I was thinking about adapting it for lacy fingerless mittens/cuffs. I should be able to work this in rounds and it should be easy to skip a shell for a thumb opening... Hmmmm... let's try. scallops, charts, craft, shell stitch crochet, nice shell, crochet shell stitch pattern, crochet stitches, crochet pattern, stitch patterns
nice crochet - for a shawl, blanket, dishcloth, laghan...
This gem is a book published in 1917 titled An Embroidery Pattern Book and written by Mary E. Waring. -- contains a link to the book which is available free online
crochet symbols with photo of actual stitches