This ornate 9 1/2" X 14" mat is hand-worked in very fine linen thread. It is tape lace, a type of lace prevalent in Belgium, but also seen in France and Germany. This piece is around 100 years old. It is off-white in color. In each of the four corners is a figure of a man in a hat and roomy trousers. The doily is in excellent condition. It has been carefully washed and pressed.