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Blouse

Roumanian
about 1925


Object Place: Rumania

Dimensions

58.5 cm (23 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.364

Medium or Technique

Cotton crepe embroidered with silk, metallic yarns, and gold sequins

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Full round necked blouse of white cotton crepe gathered into a narrow neckband; loose dolman sleeves; seams joined with black silk embroidery; sleeves, neckband, and front embroidered in design of geometric forms enclosed in squares and polygons, back in groups of small geometric ornaments; embroidery worked with black and a little white silk, gold metal thread and gold sequins.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James F. Norris