Shirt

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

79 cm (31 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26.266

Medium or Technique

Linen; lace; point, reticella

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Heavy linen with broad bands of reticella across shoulders. Bands of punto avorio across back and front of square cut neck and on top of the sleeves. Narrow band of punto avorio joins sleeves to shirt. A little bobbin lace edges neck and bands of punto avorio on tops of sleeves.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Sarah Scott Binney