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Child's sleeveless waistcoat

Albanian
19th century


Object Place: Albania

Dimensions

31 cm (12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2403

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Deep purple with seams and edges trimmed with gold braid, button down front, round neckline, panel on each side of center front opening, embroidered with gold couched cord and sequins in stylized vine design bearing six petalled rosette-like blossoms, lined with red cotton, torn left side of front opening. Cf.: 52.1805, jacket from same set.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend