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Darned netting

Italian
17th century


Dimensions

34 x 177 cm (13 3/8 x 69 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.77 x 0.34

Accession Number

30.43

Medium or Technique

Lace, point, Punto a maglia quadra

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Design: conventional floral patterns in large S-shaped curves worked in cloth stitch. At one end design changes to more open pattern with bird worked in Sardinian stitch, similar to buratto stitch.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Nellie Parney Carter