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Muslin tie

A white muslin tie with minute pointed scalloped edges and realistically drawn bouquet of flowers including tulips, roses, and daisies embroidered with white on each end of tie, end of tie finished with lace-like narrow embroidered edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Clara Culver Gilbert

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

51.310

Medium or Technique

Linen plain-weave with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles