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Point lace cuff

20th century


Dimensions

9 x 26 cm (3 9/16 x 10 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .26 x .09

Accession Number

11.29

Medium or Technique

Lace, point

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cuff. Floral design. The technique of the raised outline and the toilé looks like that of Point de Gaze, but the lace is not typical of any special make. It may be an imitation of raised Venetian point, but was probably made north of Italy. This piece belongs to the same set as 11.28-11.30.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry H. Sherman