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Bobbin Punto di Milano lace

A scroll design of conventional flowers and leaves is joined by the octagonal réseau characteristic of this lace. The à jours are filled with seed-like forms.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Georgiana G. Eaton

Italian, 18th century

Accession Number

12.254

Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin, Punto di Milano

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles