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Cotta lace

Cotta:- The cotta is made of thin linen with zig-zag pleats and is trimmed by insertion and edging of bobbin lace. The design of the lace, in straight bands and scallops is suggestive of reticella.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss

Italian,

Accession Number

23.682

Medium or Technique

Linen; bobbin Linen plain weave and bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles