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Yoke

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Woman's yoke. A pair of asymmetrical floral motifs, in the form of flowering branches, worked entirely in spangles, metal coils and paste insets; gray silk ground mounted on a linen backing. Worn, ground torn in spots.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 30.5 x 33cm (12 x 13in.)

Accession Number

44.311

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes