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Roughly lozenge shaped with edges finished with narrow red wool braid, two straps on each of two diagonally opposite corners, designed to be buttoned with cloth covered buttons; soiled, slightly stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

23 x 37.5 cm (9 1/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.228

Medium or Technique

Wool waffle weave piqué

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes