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Point lace

The design consists of sprays of flowers on a mesh with a hexagonal filling called réseau rosacé. Lace with this type of ground is often called Argentella.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss

French, 18th century

Accession Number

23.676

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles