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Jacket of white mull

French
about 1860


Object Place: France

Dimensions

54.5 cm (21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.481

Medium or Technique

Mull; embroidered, Valenciennes lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Jacket of white mull embroidered with white linen thread, with all over powder of quatrefoils, berries, and leaves. Deep border design of larger sprays of same quatrefoils, berries, and leaves; jacket open down front, high round neck, long bell shaped sleeves, set in belt, deep ruffled flounce below belt, edges, except for neck, finished with Valenciennes lace; several small stains, and breaks.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Harriet Ropes Cabot and Edward Jackson Lowell Ropes