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Saddle trapping

Two strips of red flannel lined with heavy webbing. On this are applied, geometrical and symmetrical forms of blue and white cord. Between the ornaments are pompons of deep pink, white and black. Joined together with deep pink and black worsted, and edged with tassels of the same colors. On...

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Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Egyptian, Late 19th century

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Textiles and Fashion Arts