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Embroidered modesty

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth G. Norton

French, first half of 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

25 x 34 cm (9 13/16 x 13 3/8 in. )

Accession Number

45.570

Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery and linen bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes