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Point, reticella lace

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

3 x 35 cm (1 3/16 x 13 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .35 x .03

Accession Number

07.830

Medium or Technique

Linen

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Made on a linen foundation. The bars which run at right-angles are of punto stuoia, while those running diagonally are worked over with a button-hole stitch and have in some cases the pearl of the button-hole stitch only on one side, while on the others it is on both sides. Joined when given to 07.827-07.828-07.829-07.831.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection