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Point lace, reticella

In this little piece two strips of heavy open-work braid have been used instead of linen for a foundation. The design is composed of rosettes of varying forms. On one end a narrow strip of bobbin lace.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian,

Accession Number

07.349

Medium or Technique

Linen, point, Reticella

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles