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Point lace, Reticella

A band of rather coarse reticella with deep points of the same on the lower edge. This piece is made on a linen foundation. The main lines are punto stuoia, the secondary ones are punto cordonetta. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

07.803

Medium or Technique

Linen; point, Reticella

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles