Fragment of a Band with Abstract Pattern

Overall: 5.1 x 25.5 cm (2 x 10 1/16 in.)
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The word lace derives from the Latin laqueus, meaning noose.


In the buratto technique, the background pattern, known as the ground, is created by threads twined together. The tight twining on this ground contributes to the intricacy of the meandering geometric patterns.
Fragment of a Band with Abstract Pattern

Fragment of a Band with Abstract Pattern


Italy, Venice, 16th century

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