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Spanish (possibly Moorish) Punto Moresco lace
  • Spain
  • Spanish (possibly Moorish) Punto Moresco lace, circa 1750
  • Where object was made: Spain
  • linen, lace
  • Object Height/Width: 95 x 35 cm
    Object Height/Width: 37 3/8 x 13 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0064
Description

Fabric fragment with lace, band of linen with a border attached at the top and bottom (may be Moorish puncetto). It has borders with geometric and floral forms, one boarder of triangles, each with a different design. It has two rows of diamond forms.