Early 18th century
9.5 x 43 cm (3 3/4 x 16 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .43 x .095
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Punto di Milano. Very fine piece of good design and workmanship and unusual for the gradation of the tape. The technique suggests that this piece may possibly have been made in Flanders or Spain and be a transition between the regular punto di Milano and the Flemish bobbin lace without the réseau.
Gift of James William Paige