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Point lace

Reticella. The pattern is divided into squares of two different designs. One design consists of a lattice work and two curved bands surmounted by a circle. The other has an all-over effect of bars and squares suggesting a lattice. Sewed to the top is a strip of bobbin made insertion.

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian,

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Textiles and Fashion Arts