Welcome. Please read all the NOTES. They explain our policies, and how the software works. Join any groups that interest you. We do have one for IDENTIFICATION-HISTORY. http://laceioli.ning.com/group/identification-history We do have some antique laces among our photos:
There is also a sister site that I administer which focuses only on needle lace. You might enjoy that one, too. http://needlelacetalk.ning.com This one has a lot of antique laces among its photos, with closeup details that show the working method.
You might also enjoy looking at my personal website, where I have many photos of antique bobbin laces. http://lynxlace.com/#bbn hist id
If you have any questions, contact me and I will try to help.