Lace

Greek or Adriatic
late 16th century


Dimensions

8.7 x 61 cm (3 7/16 x 24 in.); Legacy dimension: .61 x .087

Accession Number

95.987

Medium or Technique

Reticella point lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Bars of punto stuoia divide the design into two rows of squares in each of which the same devise is repeated. Border on one side worked with red. See notes on 95.984.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige