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A bull fighter's sleeveless waistcoat

Spanish
19th century


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

45.7 cm (18 in.)

Accession Number

52.1803

Medium or Technique

Cotton; embroidered, brocade

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Back of stained and yellowed white cotton, fronts faced with red cotton, fronts of yellow, white, and gold, brocade heavily embroidered with silver sequins and a few colored stones, and several types of silver thread, high relief silver embroidered ornaments, silver tinsel, and tassels with red blue glass beads also on tassels.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Laurence Eastman