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Relief embroidery of silk floral motifs in pinks and greens on white silk cutwork over wire foundation; green and white fly fringe, chenille and covered wire trim. Silk panels at sides decorated with green silk-covered wire flowers, purple foil and beads.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Dimensions

32.7 x 25 cm (12 7/8 x 9 13/16 in.) Tubs are included.

Accession Number

43.1923

Medium or Technique

Silk, copper, glass, parchment(?) / Embroidery, wrapped metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes