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Point lace, reticella

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

20 x 47 cm (7 7/8 x 18 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: .47 x .20

Accession Number

07.350

Medium or Technique

Linen, point, Reticella

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Made with the threads of the linen for a foundation. Groups of triangles are joined with punto stuoia and punto cordonnetto. “Reticella.” Francesca Amari, 1907.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection