Pelerine

American (possibly embroidered in India)
about 1840


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

73.66 cm (29 in.)

Accession Number

2000.1241

Medium or Technique

Cotton; plain weave embroidered with cotton

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Starched mull pelerine embroidered in satin, chain, and deflected element work with boteh and floral vine. Double ruffle at lower edge.
Condition: good

Credit Line

Given in memory of Dorothy Peters Corey