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Ground: cream colored linen. Design: bands of conventionalized floral ornament at neck and bottom of sleeves, the pattern left in linen, the ground worked in cross stitch with crimson silk; a section of drawn-work across shoulders worked with cream colored linen thread at top of each sleeve...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth Mifflin Hammond

Spanish, probably 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts