Celebrating Limerick Lace

“Limerick Lace” is one of the 109 “made in Limerick” projects that were funded under the Limerick- National City of Culture 2014¬†initiative. The project is undertaken by Limerick Museum & Archives and its main objectives are to design and create an exhibition of Limerick Lace for the Limerick Museum and Archives, and to produce a book on the History of Limerick Lace.

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3 thoughts on “Celebrating Limerick Lace

  1. My Father…’James Kirby’ Conducted A ‘Limerick Lace’ Retail Shop In O’Connell Street
    Date 1920 aprox. Photo Of Shop Available I Understand Lace Workers – Worked At Home.
    The ‘Haselbeck’ Photograph Studio On First Floor’?

  2. My relative, Michael Patrick Quinn, of Limerick 1785-1862, was an importer of Irish silks, laces, and linens to Canada and the United States, beginning about 1825. I can give you some information about him, but I know little of his Irish heritage. Perhaps, we can help one another.

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