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Stomacher

Description

Triangular shape, with elongated tail. Embroidery polychrome vine and floral design in silk and metallic threads.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1799
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Bodice
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Linen
linen (material)
Silk
silk (textile)
stomachers
Vine
vines
Dimensions
14.75 x 10.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1979.43
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26135

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