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Stomacher

A stomacher, foundation of white silk gauze, border design all around with stylized flowering vine with occasional pendent ribbons, in upper center a cartouche, most of the above design embroidered with sheer white linen appliqué with outlines and many details worked with white linen thread,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

American, 18th century

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

54.1343

Medium or Technique

Silk guaze, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes