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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


Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin, Punto di Milano


Textiles and Fashion Arts