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Woman's sleeveless vest

Albanian, Kruja
19th–early 20th century


Object Place: Kruja, Albania

Dimensions

27 cm (10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.67

Medium or Technique

Cotton; velvet, embroidery

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s short sleeveless vest; purple velvet embroidered almost solidly with gold cord, braid and sequins in highly conventionalized design of flowers, trees and foliage; lined with printed cotton in dark red, black and white.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope B. Noyes