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Point, punto tagliato or tela tagliata cut-work towel

White linen towel. Around the edge a narrow border of alternate squares of cut work and reticella. Across each end wider borders of the same work of which the design is composed of various sized squares and oblongs. Noticeable in the design are small birds; around the edge bobbin lace. Tela...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian,

Accession Number

07.320

Medium or Technique

Linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles