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Point lace, punto in Aria

The design is transitional and still shows many characteristics of reticella. Bobbin-made scallops are sewed on the lower edge and a bobbin headng on the top.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss

Italian,

Accession Number

23.640

Medium or Technique

Point, punto in aria

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles