Tray - Lefkara Lace embroidered lace

Description
Tray - Lefkara Lace embroidered lace
Cyprus - First half 20th century

The technique of lace making is on the List of Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO; this is lace from Lefkara in Cyprus.
This handmade linen embroidery is finished with silk. Beautifully symmetrically designed tray in mahogany wood. Under the glass bottom sheet a silk embroidery in a symmetrical pattern.
Framed and finished with brass.

Lot details
Object
Tray
Material
Lefkara Lace embroidered lace
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
Cyprus
Condition
As new - unused
Dimensions
4×21×38 cm
Weight
600 g
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