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White muslin, worked with white cotton. The design of flowers and long leaves is worked with laid-work, line-stitch and drawn work. The ruffle at the bottom is joined to the upper part by a band of French embroidery. The mate of 14.857.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Isabelle Batchelder

Indian, first half of 19th century

Dimensions

27.1 x 17.1 cm (10 11/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.856

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes