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Decoration from a smock

Ground: white linen. Design: rectangle, with narrow border on four sides, divided into three parts by vertical bands, with a lozenge in center, and a geometric figure at each end, worked with pink cotton, green, black and light neutral orange silk, and worn metal threads (silvered copper wound...

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Provenance

From the Collection of Madame N. de Shabelsky

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

Russian, 18th or early 19th century

Accession Number

31.154

Medium or Technique

Cotton, Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes