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Point lace, punto tagliato or tela tagliata cut-work

The needle-work filling of the open spaces seems more like punto in aria than reticella.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th–18th century

Accession Number

07.782

Medium or Technique

Lace, point, Punto tagliato or tela tagliata, cut-work

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles