Lace from the collection recently released for free download and viewing at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.

Strip of needle lace with a man with scepter between two crowns. ca. 1685-1695.
Strip of needle lace with a man with scepter between two crowns. ca. 1685-1695. French. Maker not known. Collection of the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. In the public domain. via https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/nl/rijksstudio/kunstwerken/textiel/objecten#/BK-1980-86,0
Workpiece made to earn a diploma. ca. 1890-1900.
Workpiece made to earn a diploma. ca. 1890-1900. Geesje Smid, maker. Collection of the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. In the public domain. via https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/search/objects?f=1&p=2&ps=12&collection=textile