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Point lace. Punto di Venezia

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Two semi-circular pieces sewed together. Design: indefinite scrolling pattern, like that joined in heavy grounded Burano lace, connected by picoted brides worked with coarse open-stitch. Scalloped edge with picots.

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Gift of Mrs. Dudley Leavitt Pickman

Italian, 17th–18th century


24 x 28 cm (9 7/16 x 11 in.); Legacy dimension: .28 x .24

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Medium or Technique

point, Punto di Venezia


Textiles and Fashion Arts