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Collar and pettina

Cut from a larger piece of lace. On the inner edge of the collar is sewed a bobbin heading. On the outer edge are needle-point scallops. Popular name Punto a Cameo. Raised Venetian Point. Grospoint de Venise


From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss

Italian, late 17th–early 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Point, punto a riliero a fiorame


Textiles and Fashion Arts