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Darned netting lace

Italian


Dimensions

56 x 102 cm (22 1/16 x 40 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.02 x 0.56 inc. tassels

Accession Number

27.167

Medium or Technique

Lace, point, punto a maglia quadra

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Three squares joined with narrow strip of linen across top. Finished below with 3 deep points of netting trimmed with tassels; lion in center panel; bull in left panel; bust of woman and letters A.M. in right panel worked with cloth stitch. Condition not perfect.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary E. Norcross