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Point, punto corallino lace

Italian
18th century


Dimensions

Length x width a: 62 × 8 cm (24 7/16 × 3 1/8 in.) Length x width b: 58.5 × 8 cm (23 1/16 × 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.74

Medium or Technique

Lace, point, Punto corallino- 2 lengths of lace - 11.74 a and 11.74 b

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The delicate scrolling design is connected by regularly placed bridges with picots on them. Small points on one edge, a bobbin-made heading on the other.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page