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Woman's blouse (camisa)

Filipino (Manila)
about 1800


Object Place: Manila, Philippine

Accession Number

41.792b

Medium or Technique

Emroidered

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

This camisa has been taken apart for washing. Although the drawn work and embroidery are not so fine as 41.789, it is very elaborate, and is about 70 years old [at this time, i.e.] (1840). It was made by a Filipina in Manila.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Anna D. Slocum, September 11, 1913.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura Slocum and Mr. William H. Slocum in the name of their sister Miss Anna D. Slocum