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Woman's blouse (camisa)

This camisa has been taken apart for washing. Although the drawn work and embroidery are not so fine as 41.789, it is very elaborate, and is about 70 years old [at this time, i.e.] (1840). It was made by a Filipina in Manila.


Lent by Miss Anna D. Slocum, September 11, 1913.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura Slocum and Mr. William H. Slocum in the name of their sister Miss Anna D. Slocum

Filipino (Manila), about 1800

Object Place

Manila, Philippine

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Textiles and Fashion Arts