Quaker Lace (machine-made) inspiration for Demakersvan chain link fence. Given the date of the portrait, unless the piece of lace Edward Steichen held up in front of Gloria Swanson’s face was antique, it was most-likely machine-made, perhaps by a company such as Quaker Lace (now defunct). And in this, the Swanson portrait is emblematic of the final chapter in the history of lace—mechanization.
vintage style beauty cameo earrings with brass bow, mounted on brass leverback earwires. available in a choice of 3 colours as pictured The cameos measure about will come in an organza pouch and gift wrapped Please let me know which colour y.
A grouping of white gold and sterling silver mounted carnelian shell Edwardian antique cameos. Four antique cameos are brooches, with one antique cameo pendant upper right corner. [Photo courtesy of Sunday and Sunday Fine Antique Jewelry]