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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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Lace
lace, mat
Object 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
ID Number
TE.L7601
catalog number
L7601.000
Credit Line
Mrs. James W. Pinchot
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Lace
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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