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Bull fighter's suit, in two pieces [knee breeches]

(a) jacket of olive green satin, (now much worn, with many breaks) showing a blue cotton weft, heavily embroidered with silver thread of several types; colored and silver sequins, silver tinsel, and heavy stiff tassels, and fringe of silver, much of embroidery in high relief; jacket open down...

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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Laurence Eastman

Spanish, 19th century

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Silk, wool, cotton; satin, embroidery, twill


Textiles and Fashion Arts