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Rectangular ornamental band

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Cut from the sleeve of a blouse. White cotton completely covered with a design of conventional stars, rosettes, curves etc. worked with black, yellow, pink and white cotton. A straight stitch and a little chain stitch are used.

Provenance

Purchased

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund

Czechoslovakian, 19th century

Dimensions

Overall: 10.3 x 10.5 cm (4 1/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.119

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes