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Apron of blue taffeta embroidered with silver metal thread and trimmed with silver bobbin lace.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 18th century

Object Place

French

Dimensions

52 x 100 cm (20 1/2 x 39 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1044

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave embroidered with silver metal-wrapped yarns, trimmed with silver metal bobbin lace, silk plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes