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Woman's sleeveless chemise

Greek
19th century


Object Place: Attica, Greece

Dimensions

132.5 cm (52 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.690

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White plain weave cotton chemise with slit down front. Hem area is embroidered in a border of silks, predominently red and magenta on black, in stylized urn shapes, flowers and people.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection