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Woman's sleeveless vest

Woman's short sleeveless vest; purple velvet embroidered almost solidly with gold cord, braid and sequins in highly conventionalized design of flowers, trees and foliage; lined with printed cotton in dark red, black and white.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope B. Noyes

Albanian, 19th–early 20th century

Object Place

Kruja, Albania

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Medium or Technique

Cotton; velvet, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts