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Point lace, punto in aria or aere

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

11 x 36 cm (4 5/16 x 14 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .36 x .11

Accession Number

07.328

Medium or Technique

Lace, point, Punto in aria or aere

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

More floral than 07.328 and 07.329 and made without the braid foundations. Above the points are circles containing birds or rosettes. “Punto in aere.” Francesca Amari, 1907.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection