Lace

Greek or Adriatic
late 16th century


Dimensions

9 x 73 cm (3 9/16 x 28 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .73 x .09

Accession Number

95.984

Medium or Technique

Reticella point lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Design of squares made up of small squares, animal (?) in middle alternating with other squares which are divided into four squares by two bands of punto stuoia. These spaces are filled with circles from which radiate eight bars. See note on T.2289.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige