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Point lace, punto tagliato or tela tagliata cutwork

Heavy white linen, rows of large squares with circles and four seed-like forms, radiating from the center; at the crossing of the bands of linen are smaller squares with seed-like form set diagonally. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, Late 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Lace, point, Punto tagliato or Tela tagliata, cutwork


Textiles and Fashion Arts