User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Point lace

Made on a braid foundation, which in places is worked over the button-hole stitch. The flowers are of needle point. Coarse in workmanship and possibly made by peasants for their own use.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Lace, point


Textiles and Fashion Arts