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Object Name: stomacher

Date: 1730-1740

Accession Number: 1956.199
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
  • linen
  • metal
Support
 
Technique
  • embroidering
Description

Pale blue silk embroidered, over white linen triangular, wide at top, base cut off in a short straight line; embroidered with floral spray in red, green and yellow silks and silver spangles and metal thread, worked in long and short stitch and laid work; scroll design embroidered along top edge in silver thread.

Dimensions

Type: size
Height: 30.5 cms
Width: 29.2 cms
Depth: