Linen Mat Decorated With Reticella and Punto in Aria Borders

Linen Mat Decorated With Reticella and Punto in Aria Borders

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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.
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Object Name
lace, mat
Object Type
Physical Description
needle lace (overall production method/technique)
linen (overall material)
overall: 14 3/4 in x 11 in; 37.465 cm x 27.94 cm
ID Number
catalog number
Credit Line
Mrs. James W. Pinchot
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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