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Heavy linen with broad bands of reticella across shoulders. Bands of punto avorio across back and front of square cut neck and on top of the sleeves. Narrow band of punto avorio joins sleeves to shirt. A little bobbin lace edges neck and bands of punto avorio on tops of sleeves.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Sarah Scott Binney

Italian, 16th–17th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen; lace; point, reticella


Textiles and Fashion Arts