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Point lace, Reticella

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

13 x 102 cm (5 1/8 x 40 3/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.02 x .13

Accession Number

07.803

Medium or Technique

Linen; point, Reticella

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A band of rather coarse reticella with deep points of the same on the lower edge. This piece is made on a linen foundation. The main lines are punto stuoia, the secondary ones are punto cordonetta. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection