Bobbin lace

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

10 x 51 cm (3 15/16 x 20 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .51 x .10

Accession Number

17.3186

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Made with cream colored silk. The design across the top of circles in squares suggests reticella, the deep points belong to the figure eight type of design. Possibly Italian, Spanish or Flemish. See 95.966.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Percy Chase