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Corner of a towel

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Wide border on each end of punto-greco with a design of triangles grouped to form rampant animals and plants (?) growing in pots. On the edges is narrow bobbin lace with tassels. See note on T.2283. Tela tagliata (ad ago) e merletto a fuselli. Francesca Amari, 1907.

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Greek, 17th–18th century


64 x 124 cm (25 3/16 x 48 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.24 x .64

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Medium or Technique

Point lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts