stomacher



stomacher

Summary

White corded silk, embroidered in metal thread; backed with white silk. V-shaped, in two sections with central seam,concave top. Corded silk on central panel, embroidered in chevron pattern, lightly boned, silk ribbon loops at bottom left-hand side and at top and bottom of the right-hand side; arrow-shaped points, with three tabs on either side, bound with corded silk, embroidered with lines of stem stitch.


Object Name

stomacher

Date Created

1750-1780

Dimensions

size: 30.5cm x 26.7cm

accession number

1947.1268

Collection Group

costume
womenswear

Medium

Legal

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