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Bobbin Punto di Milano lace

Italian
18th century


Dimensions

13.5 x 377 cm (5 5/16 x 148 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 3.77 x .135

Accession Number

12.254

Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin, Punto di Milano

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A scroll design of conventional flowers and leaves is joined by the octagonal réseau characteristic of this lace. The à jours are filled with seed-like forms.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton