Some articles on gold, gold lace:
... linings in the Faculty, School or field of study colour and edged with gold ... a scarlet Cambridge doctoral style robe with facings of vitrix blue and edged with gold and sleeves fully lined in vitrix blue and edged with gold ... wear black Cambridge styled Bachelors robes with facings of vitrix blue and linings of gold ...
... Robe of black brocaded satin, trimmed with gold lace and with gold frogs down the fronts and on the sleeves ... Black silk velvet trencher, with gold button and tassel ... Robe and trencher the same as the Chancellor’s, but trimmed with silver in place of gold ...
Famous quotes containing the words lace and/or gold:
“Older women can afford to agree that femininity is a charade, a matter of coloured hair, écru lace and whalebones, the kind of slap and tat that transvestites are in love with, and no more.”
—Germaine Greer (b. 1939)
“In the gold mouth of a flower
the black smell of spring earth.
No more skulls on our desks
but the pervasive
testing of death....”
—Denise Levertov (b. 1923)