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Printed cotton bodice

Polychrome small-scale flowers on white ground; wide square neck; long, straight sleeves; very short waisted with small gathered peplum in back; drawstring at neck and below bust in front; lined with heavy linen and cotton cloth.

Credit Line

Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

51.2609

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes