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Stomacher

Stomacher

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1710- ca.1720 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    embroidered silk

  • Museum number:

    311-1900

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

White silk stomacher, triangular shape, edges bound with yellow silk, three tabs of yellow silk on either edge. Yellow silk cord lacing attached to uppermost left hand tab. Tabs of white silk (also bound with yellow) attached to bottom of stomacher. White silk elements embroidered with polychrome silks, flowers and leaves motif, main body of stomacher overstitched with chevroned rows of parallell yellow stitching.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1710- ca.1720 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

embroidered silk

Descriptive line

Stomacher, silk with polychrome embroidery

Materials

Silk

Techniques

Embroidery

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Fashion; Accessories; Embroidery; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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