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Point lace

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This piece is narrower at the top than at the botton, and the design is arranged symmetrically. Valued by the donor at 20 francs.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige

Italian (Venice), 17th–18th century

Dimensions

6 x 26 cm (2 3/8 x 10 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .26 x .06

Accession Number

95.911

Medium or Technique

Linen rose point lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles