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V-shaped band of fine muslin, tapered at ends; shallow scallops along outer edges. Design shows on undulating flowering vine with serrated stem worked in flat silver wire and elaborate varied blossoms and buds worked in fine chain stitched with polychrome silks, and highlighted with silver. At...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

70 x 72 cm (27 9/16 x 28 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

57.679

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with silk tambour embroidery and metallic yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes