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Evening shawl

White silk tulle embroidered with white metallic yarns in vining pattern at borders; bands of black lace and silk embroidered on black tulle in vegetative motifs forming triangular design at ends. Condition: tulle disintegrating.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Ware Eliot

French, 1910

Object Place

France

Accession Number

63.60

Medium or Technique

Silk; Embroidered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes