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Medium:
Medium: silk Technique: embroidered in satin stitches on satin weave
Type:
costume & accessories
Pair of waistcoat fronts
Made in:
France
Date:
mid- 18th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Pair of waistcoat fronts with curved hems and flap pockets. Yellow silk satin, embroidered in satin stitch on front, lower and pocket edges with a dense, small-scale floral design in pale green, yellow and pinks. Badly damaged.
Credit Line:
Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Accession Number:
1931-88-97-a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4a4a0ba4b-8195-4300-abe1-1abdefa43579
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1931-88-97-a_b