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Fronts of man's waistcoat (one of two)

Fronts of man's waistcoat; dark green satin background; pocket flaps, front opening edges and buttons in daisy and other minute floral motifs; lower borders in design of hunter, with dog, aiming at bird; design worked with polychrome pastel silks in chain stitch; mounted with front buttoned...

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Gift of Horace Morison

French, 1780–1800

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Silk satin with silk tambour embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts