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Embroidered fragment

Fragment from a bridal gown or cap. The work is very similar to that done in the 18th century. Pasten polychrome silk embroidered on a very fine, evenly plied cotton base. Natural ground color. Good condition.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Jozsa Balog-Spemann

Hungarian (Varrotas), 18th or early 19th century

Object Place

Varrotas, Hungary

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Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts