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Shirt

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

Accession Number

26.266

Medium or Technique

Linen; lace; point, reticella

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes