Extant Italian Shifts (Camicie)

Plate 218, click for an enlargement

Ciccolini, Macerata

This camicia, and part camicia, plates 220 and 218 respectively in Ricci's Old Italian Lace, are listed, as the previous examples, in the section of the book on Reticello. They are described as being "with reticello insertion and edging, seams hidden with bobbin insertion" (camicia, plate 220) and "with reticello insertion and edging, the seams hidden with ivory-stitch" (part camicia, plate 218).


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