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Point lace

Punto in Aria. This is not the earliest form of punto in aria. Five scallops enclosing flowers, buds, and leaves. Part of the collar described in the Register and wrongly numbered T 675.

Credit Line

Turner Sargent Collection—Bequest of Mrs. Turner Sargent (Amelia J. Holmes)

Italian, 17th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Lace, point


Textiles and Fashion Arts