Stomacher

American
18th century


Dimensions

21 x 33 cm (8 1/4 x 13 in.); Legacy dimension: .33 x .21

Accession Number

29.1120

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground: two thicknesses of white linen. Design: conventionalized flowers, the outline worked with linen thread in a “German knot stitch”.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rosanna D. Thorndike