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Buratto lace

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The design of the main strip is outlined with a heavy cord. This is one half of a long piece of buratto, the other half of which is owned by Mrs. Linder's daughter, Mrs. Godwin. They are exact duplicates with the exception of the figure with hands raised. Lacis or punto a magli, twisted net,...

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Gift of Mrs. George Linder

Spanish, 17th century


42 x 164 cm (16 9/16 x 64 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.64 x .42

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Medium or Technique

Point lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts