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Stomacher of white silk moiré embroidered with polychrome silks and gold and silver metal thread in design of scrolling stem bearing at top a large carnation and two lilies, on lower branch a variety of blossoms and fruit including pomegranate and strawberried; on each side of point are three...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

American, 18th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

35.5 x 23 cm (14 x 9 1/16 in. )

Accession Number

54.1341

Medium or Technique

Silk moiré, linen, metal; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes