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Two front sections of a woman's embroidered vest
Description: 

Two front sections and collar from a woman's embroidered vest; multi-colored silk embroidery (with floral motifs) on white silk satin ground

Place of fabrication: 
France
Date Period: 
Mid-19th century
Materials: 
Silk, metal thread, beads and spangles
Technique: 
Embroidery, sewing
Dimensions: 
57 x 27 (1/2), 79 x 25 (2/2)
Condition: 
Fair: some stains and tears
Notes: 
None
Provenance: 
By purchase