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Border for a woman's petticoat

Mexican
Late 19th century


Dimensions

14 x 296 cm (5 1/2 x 116 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.96 x .14

Accession Number

00.605

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Heavy white cotton. Across the bottom is worked with red cotton and laid work, a band of conventional flowers. Above this are trees and peacocks done in cross stitch. Buttonholed on the lower edge.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection