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Point, reticella lace

Made on a linen foundation with the main bars of punto stuoia and secondary ones of button-hole stitch. A wide narrow band with points on one edge.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen, point, Reticella


Textiles and Fashion Arts