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Shirt front and wrist bands (one wrist band of a pair)

Yugoslavian (Ragusa)
19th century

Object Place: Ragusa, Yugoslavia

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen, darning

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Shirt front (a) made of two narrow rectangles of linen, seamed in lower part, completely covered with red, green and black silks in darning stitches. Pattern shows lozenges and hooks. Four orange-yellow silk tassels lower center. Wrist bands (bandc) also of linen, show lozenges and points in red, blue and green silks. All three pieces edged with yellow silk in double braid stitch. Soiled.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund