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Point Buratto lace

White linen buratto, worked in yellow, bright green, red, pinks and light and dark blue silks. Scrolling design of flowers. Was faggoted on one side with pink, yellow, and green silk to a piece of linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th–18th century

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Medium or Technique

Lace, point Buratto


Textiles and Fashion Arts