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Woman's sleeveless chemise

White plain weave cotton chemise with slit down front. Hem area is embroidered in a border of silks, predominently red and magenta on black, in stylized urn shapes, flowers and people.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Greek, 19th century

Object Place

Attica, Greece

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts