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Bobbin lace, Merletto a fuselli

Italian
17th–18th century


Dimensions

4.5 x 74 cm (1 3/4 x 29 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .74 x .045

Accession Number

07.396

Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin, Merletto a fuselli

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

This piece is of the type of bobbin lace that is made to give the appearance of reticella. A wide band in the middle with a design of rosettes with narrower bands at top and bottom and a slightly pointed edge.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection