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  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Linen with insertions worked in needle lace

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Baxter in memory of Kate Baxter

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.726-1912

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

ca. 1900 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Linen with insertions worked in needle lace

Dimensions

Length: 165 mm, Width: 165 mm

Historical context note

The Aemilia Ars Society was established in Bologna, Italy, at the end of the nineteenth century to promote good design in crafts. The lace-makers were taught to use very early lace-making techniques, including reticella and punto in aria.

Descriptive line

lace, about 1900, Italian; Needle, Aemilia Ars

Production Note

Probably made by a member of the Aemilia Ars Society.

Techniques

Needle lace making

Categories

Lace

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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