Part of collar ?

American
18th or early 19th century


Dimensions

80 x 23 cm (31 1/2 x 9 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .23 x .80

Accession Number

29.1119

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground: cream white cotton. Design: conventionalized plant growing from fan-shaped ornament, scalloped edge and occasional small floral spray, worked with cream white cotton, the larger forms detailed with drawn-work. Worn and torn.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rosanna D. Thorndike