Yoke

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 30.5 x 33cm (12 x 13in.)

Accession Number

44.311

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s yoke. A pair of asymmetrical floral motifs, in the form of flowering branches, worked entirely in spangles, metal coils and paste insets; gray silk ground mounted on a linen backing. Worn, ground torn in spots.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection