Point, reticella

Italian
second half of 16th century


Dimensions

28 x 41 cm (11 x 16 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .41 x .28

Accession Number

01.6314

Medium or Technique

Lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Reticella. The plain linen which separates the squares of reticella is broken by smaller squares of reticella. This piece, when given, was joined with 01.6315 which was of later date and not such good workmanship

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection