Stomacher

American
mid-18th century


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

37.3 x 26.5 cm (14 11/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.918

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; silk plain weave (faille, weft-faced) trim

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Blue-green stomacher, front covered with pinked and rouched bands and rosettes in the same color

Provenance

Inherited by Miss Georgiana Welles Sargent (born 1858) of New York City; Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, to MFA 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent