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Fragment of a dress, probably a sleeve

English
18th century


Dimensions

33.3 x 41.2 cm (13 1/8 x 16 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

30.653

Medium or Technique

Linen ground with wool tambour embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White linen with conventionalized scrolling leaves and flowers worked in chain stitch with several shades of green, pink, blue, yellow and violet wool. Worn.

Provenance

Purchased at the Royal School of Needlework, London.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund