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Lacis insertion
Lacis insertion
Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lacis Lace (linen)
Dimensions:
25.4 x 157.5 cm (10 x 62 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1984.38.9
Acquisition Date:
1984-06-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. D.L. Wemple

Square knotted mesh ground, between areas of solid, darned areas called punto a tela or linen stitch.
Ref: Pollen, Seven Centuries of Lace, Plates VIII, XVI