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Point lace, reticella

The threads of cotton cloth are used as a foundation for this lace. The use of cotton cloth suggests the possibility of an Eastern origin. Design of diamonds in squares.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton; point, Reticella


Textiles and Fashion Arts