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Four sections sewn together in peak with turned-up band. Straw embroidered on blue silk. Conventionalized vegetative design with birds and insects. Lined with black glazed linen or cotton.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

French, 1700–50

Object Place

Europe

Dimensions

Height: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.1315

Medium or Technique

Blue silk embroidered with straw; linen or cotton lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes