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Bobbin lace, Merletto a fuselli

The same threads run through both the pattern and the réseau. Made with a heavy thread, and close work. The réseau appears to be made like the fine Brussels net, called droschel. Design of diamond shaped spots, which alternate with unsymmetrical forms.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin, Merletto a fuselli


Textiles and Fashion Arts