Petticoat detail Date: ca. 1780 Culture: French Medium: silk, metallic thread, linen Dimensions: Length at CB: 40 in. cm) Credit Line: Catharine Breyer Van Bomel Foundation Fund, 1978 Accession Number:
Embroidered sack back gown - embroidery detail (c. Tamboured (chain-stitch) silk embroidery on cotton twill.
Square hand-embroidered table-cloth made from silk, or possibly rayon, embroidered with golden and white silk thread. Worked mainly in chain-stitch with a wide border of solid paisleys and a large paisley on each corner with floral details. The central fi