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Stomacher

Stomacher of tape and needlepoint lace in stylized floral design, small scrap of 18th century bobbin lace added in center of a flower at a later date, upper part wide but rather narrow from top to bottom with long slender point extending downward in center.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

American, Second half 17th century

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

54.1342

Medium or Technique

Tape, needlepoint lace, bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes