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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


Medium or Technique

Lace, point Reticella


Textiles and Fashion Arts