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Bobbin Punto di Milano lace

Italian
18th century


Dimensions

26 x 427 cm (10 1/4 x 168 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 4.27 x .26

Accession Number

12.253

Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin, Punto di Milano

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design of S-like forms composed of conventional flowers and leaves is connected with the octagonal réseau typical of this lace.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton