Late 16th–17th century
50 x 114 cm (19 11/16 x 44 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.14 x .50
Medium or Technique
Lace, point, Reticella and punto reale
Not On View
Across each end is a band of alternating squares of reticella and reticella and punto reale. The eyes of the animals in the reticella are black beads. On the ends delicate reticella, in which is combined punto stuoia and punto cordonetta. Fringe sewed on. G. T. worked in cross-stitch with red thread. Reticella and punto reale. Francesca Amari, 1907.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection