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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


Medium or Technique

Linen; point, Reticella


Textiles and Fashion Arts