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Point, reticella lace

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

16 x 42 cm (6 5/16 x 16 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .42 x .16

Accession Number

08.34

Medium or Technique

Linen, point, Reticella

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Made on a linen foundation with the main bars of punto stuoia and secondary ones of button-hole stitch. A wide narrow band with points on one edge.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright