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Design of squares made up of small squares, animal (?) in middle alternating with other squares which are divided into four squares by two bands of punto stuoia. These spaces are filled with circles from which radiate eight bars. See note on T.2289.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Greek or Adriatic, late 16th century

Dimensions

9 x 73 cm (3 9/16 x 28 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .73 x .09

Accession Number

95.984

Medium or Technique

Reticella point lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles