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White silk embroidered with gilt-silver yarns and flat wire in decorative motifs. Linen lining.

Provenance

By 1943, in collection of Elizabeth Day McCormick; 1943, gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA (October, 14, 1943).

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English or European, mid 18th century

Dimensions

31.4 x 32.7 cm (12 3/8 x 12 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1914

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidered with metallic yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes