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Ground: machine-made net of cream white cotton. Design: powdering of small floral sprays, floral borders on three edges, and four large conventional flowers across the bottom, run with white cotton, and white linen thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert Edwin Davis

American, 1820–40

Dimensions

67 x 80 cm (26 3/8 x 31 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.832

Medium or Technique

Cotton net with cotton embroidery and silk ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes