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Child's sleeveless waistcoat

Deep purple with seams and edges trimmed with gold braid, button down front, round neckline, panel on each side of center front opening, embroidered with gold couched cord and sequins in stylized vine design bearing six petalled rosette-like blossoms, lined with red cotton, torn left side of...

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Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Albanian, 19th century

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Embroidered cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts