Requires Photography

Plastron

Italian
late 19th century


Object Place: Burano, Italy

Dimensions

17.14 x 18.41 cm (6 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1985.884

Medium or Technique

Cotton; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Needle lace, cotton
Plastron
Label “Scuola Merletti Burano. Patronato di S.M. la Regina” (Burano Lace School. Patronage of Her Majesty the Queen.)
Silver metallic seal on label with stamped initials
“S.M.B.” on trefoil
Excellent condition.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham