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Point lace, punto tagliato or tela tagliata cut-work

Diagonal bands of cut-work, the plain linen of which are embroidered with punto riccio, punto reale and punto quadra. Very ragged.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, Probably 17th century

Accession Number

07.780

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles