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Panel from skirt of dress

Panel from skirt of dress. Cafe au lait ribbed silk with design of ears of wheat in high relief embroidered with several kinds of gold thread; gold tassels along lower edge. Worn by Mrs. James A. Burnham 1880-1890.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Helen C. Burnham and Miss Mary C. Burnham

French, 1880–90

Object Place

France

Accession Number

45.913

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes