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Point lace, reticella

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

16 x 59.5 cm (6 5/16 x 23 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .595 x .16

Accession Number

07.364

Medium or Technique

Linen, point, Reticella

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Main lines are of punto stuoia; secondary of punto cordonetta. Made with a linen foundation. Three rows of squares filled, alternately, with a rosette or with a flower form, placed diagonally. Narrow borders of reticella on top and bottom.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection