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Point lace, punto tagliato or tela tagliata cut-work

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

6.5 x 30.5 cm (2 9/16 x 12 in.); Legacy dimension: .305 x .065

Accession Number

07.355

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; point, Punto tagliato or tela tagliata, cut-work

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Made with a heavy linen foundation and worked with white silk thread, instead of linen, and with punto reale, punto quadra and punto riccio. The design is Eastern in character.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection