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Lace

Punto a rilievo a fiorami (popular name, punto a cameo). Raised Venice point (gros Point de Venise. Finished with a looped button-hole edge on the sides with the exception of a small strip, to which is sewed a bobbin made heading. No great variety in the raised work.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright

Venetian, late 17th century

Accession Number

08.31

Medium or Technique

Linen point lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles