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Stomacher

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Embroidered stomacher of corded silk, once white, now light brown with age, design of undulating flowering vine, embroidered in satin stitch, split stitch with several shades of pink, green, blue, yellow sikl, and tarnished metal thread, the center of the largest flower in raised needle weaving,...

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Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

American, 18th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

34 x 25.3 cm (13 3/8 x 9 15/16 in. )

Accession Number

52.1392

Medium or Technique

Silk, metal, linen; embroidered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes