Linen Mat Decorated With Reticella and Punto in Aria Borders

Description (Brief):

Rectangular linen cloth with Reticella borders with side by side circular motifs on all four sides. Punto in Aria dentate needle lace border on one end. Pieced at the end with the extra border, so probably re-assembled from a longer cloth.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Mrs. James W. Pinchot

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TE.L7601Catalog Number: L7601.000

Object Name: Lacelace, matObject Type: lace

Physical Description: needle lace (overall production method/technique)linen (overall material)Measurements: overall: 14 3/4 in x 11 in; 37.465 cm x 27.94 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-604f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_625873

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