Stomacher

English
1640–60


Object Place: England

Dimensions

15.2 x 28 cm (6 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

43.1908

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Gray-white silk embroidered with polychrome silk and gilt-silver yarns in Baroque stylized vegetative motif. Gold silk grosgrain binding and four tabs at sides. Linen lining. Condition: stained. Ref.: Seligman and Hughes, Domestic Needlework, Pl. 28A.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection