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Ground: white silk taffeta. Design: crown cut pie-shape in four sections, each with floral spray tied in ribbon bow, turned up brim with small floral sprays tied with double ribbon bows. Worked with bright polychrome silks in satin, stem, knot, bullion knot and chain stitches. Brim edged with...

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Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

22.1 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.313

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes