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Point lace. Punto a maglia quadra

Italian
18th century


Dimensions

54 x 99 cm (21 1/4 x 39 in.); Legacy dimension: .99 x .54

Accession Number

03.1337

Medium or Technique

Lace, point, Punto a maglia quadra

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Broad border of darned netting with grotesque design of griffins and plants. On one edge three strips of linen joined by narrow bobbin lace and insertion. On the other edge linen with an edge of netting. Narrow bobbin lace in the two sides.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Linder