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Point and bobbin lace mixed

Italian
About 1800


Dimensions

6 x 77 cm (2 3/8 x 30 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.15

Medium or Technique

Lace, point and bobbin mixed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Scrolling design of bobbin-made tape twisted into shape. The edges are buttonholed and the flowers and leaves are made with the same stitch.

Provenance

Bought by donor of Pauline Civilleti for $25.00. Made by her grandmother, a Sicilian.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection