Stomacher

European
1700–1730


Dimensions

36 x 20.7 cm (14 3/16 x 8 1/8 in. )

Accession Number

43.1924

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave embroidered with silk and metallic thread and trimmed with braid

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White silk rep embroidered with polychrome silks and gilt-silver yarns in design of carnations and peonies in bow at top, in basket center; gold galloon edging. Flange at base in series of tabs (probably recut and using green and red brocaded white damask over cardboard). White rep binding. Linen lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection