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A water color drawing

A water color drawing showing standing woman holding distaff and spindle, and wearing dark olive green skirt, dark blue apron, red corselet, and lower sleeves, white blouse, printed kerchief, and white headdress.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rose T. Briggs

Italian (Roman), about 1875

Object Place

Rome, Italy

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Medium or Technique



Textiles and Fashion Arts


Drawings / Watercolors