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Point lace. Punto a maglia quadra

Broad border of darned netting with grotesque design of griffins and plants. On one edge three strips of linen joined by narrow bobbin lace and insertion. On the other edge linen with an edge of netting. Narrow bobbin lace in the two sides.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Linder

Italian, 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Lace, point, Punto a maglia quadra


Textiles and Fashion Arts