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Bobbin lace

Punto di Milano. Very fine piece of good design and workmanship and unusual for the gradation of the tape. The technique suggests that this piece may possibly have been made in Flanders or Spain and be a transition between the regular punto di Milano and the Flemish bobbin lace without the...

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Credit Line

Gift of James William Paige

Italian, Early 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts