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Top: ecru and purple silk net; bottom: two heptagonal crochet panels with ecru and purple bands; both decorated polychrome crochet floral motifs. Blue silk top edge, lining, ribbon drawstring. White metallic tassel at base.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Western European, 1840–60

Object Place

Dimensions

23.5 x 12 x 2 cm (9 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1089

Medium or Technique

Silk crochet on silk plain weav with silk embroidery, silk cord and steel ornament

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes