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Point and bobbin lace mixed

Scrolling design of bobbin-made tape twisted into shape. The edges are buttonholed and the flowers and leaves are made with the same stitch.

Provenance

Bought by donor of Pauline Civilleti for $25.00. Made by her grandmother, a Sicilian.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, About 1800

Accession Number

06.15

Medium or Technique

Lace, point and bobbin mixed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles