White canvas tent-stitch embroidered with polychrome silk pastoral vignettes (swan, flower basket, horse, house, woman with donkey, center wreath with initial "R" flanked by floral sprays, man on horseback, peacock, bouquet, sheep and dog). Elasticized kid strap with buttonhole at one end, figured cotton strap at mid-back with steel buckle on one. Blue silk back and binding.
Brace (one of a pair)
- French, 1800–30
- 75.7 x 5.5 cm (29 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.)
- Medium or Technique
- Silk plain weave with silk embroidery, cotton figure woven tape, leather, metal and metal springs, and silk taffeta ribbon
- Accession Number
- Not on view