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Bobbin lace, Merletto a fuselli


Dimensions

7 x 42 cm (2 3/4 x 16 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .42 x .07

Accession Number

07.810

Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin, Merletto a fuselli

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Heavy bobbin lace. The same threads are used to make the evenly braided réseau that are used in the pattern. In some ways it suggests Dutch lace. A design of four-legged animals with tails curving over their backs, and vases or fountains.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection