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Point reticella lace

Grecian or Venetian


Dimensions

13.5 x 32 cm (5 5/16 x 12 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .32 x .135

Accession Number

01.6346

Medium or Technique

Lace, point, Reticella

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles

Both the main and secondary bars in this piece are of punto cordonetto. Where these intersect they are joined by a circle of thread button-holed over with picots.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection