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Bobbin lace

Italian
Early 18th century


Dimensions

9.5 x 43 cm (3 3/4 x 16 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .43 x .095

Accession Number

83.182

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Punto di Milano. Very fine piece of good design and workmanship and unusual for the gradation of the tape. The technique suggests that this piece may possibly have been made in Flanders or Spain and be a transition between the regular punto di Milano and the Flemish bobbin lace without the réseau.

Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige