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Point lace

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

Length x width: 6 x 17 cm (2 3/8 x 6 11/16 in.) b Length x width: 6 x 16 cm (2 3/8 x 6 5/16 in.) a

Accession Number

89.191

Medium or Technique

Lace, point

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Punto in Aria. This is not the earliest form of punto in aria. Five scallops enclosing flowers, buds, and leaves. Part of the collar described in the Register and wrongly numbered T 675.

Credit Line

Turner Sargent Collection—Bequest of Mrs. Turner Sargent (Amelia J. Holmes)