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Point lace, punto tagliato or tela tagliata cut-work

Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

10 x 24 cm (3 15/16 x 9 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .24 x .10

Accession Number

07.780

Medium or Technique

Linen, point, Punto tagliato or tela tagliata, cut-work

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Diagonal bands of cut-work, the plain linen of which are embroidered with punto riccio, punto reale and punto quadra. Very ragged.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection