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Point lace, Reticella

A heavy braid is used for the foundation of this piece. Made with coarse thread and uneven workmanship, but with main lines of punto stuoia, and secondary lines of punto cordonetta.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 17th century

Accession Number

07.796

Medium or Technique

Lace, point Reticella

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles