19th century Chinese Women's Robe // Medium: silk // Dimensions: Length at CB: 53 1/2 in. (135.9 cm) // Credit Line: Gift of Polaire Weissman, 1978 // Accession Number: 1978.252.5 by alyce
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alyce 19th century Chinese Women's Robe // Medium: silk // Dimensions: Length at CB: 53 1/2 in. (135.9 cm) // Credit Line: Gift of Polaire Weissman, 1978 // Accession Number: 1978.252.5
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19th century Chinese Women's Robe // Medium: silk // Dimensions: Length at CB: 53 1/2 in. (135.9 cm) // Credit Line: Gift of Polaire Weissman, 1978 // Accession Number: 1978.252.5 by alyce
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alyce 19th century Chinese Women's Robe // Medium: silk // Dimensions: Length at CB: 53 1/2 in. (135.9 cm) // Credit Line: Gift of Polaire Weissman, 1978 // Accession Number: 1978.252.5
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Late 19th century Chinese Women's Robe. // Medium: silk, metal Dimensions: Overall: 46 1/4 x 54 in. (117.5 x 137.2 cm) // Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Mabel B. Kies, 1967 // Accession Number: C.I.67.30.2 by alyce
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alyce Late 19th century Chinese Women's Robe. // Medium: silk, metal Dimensions: Overall: 46 1/4 x 54 in. (117.5 x 137.2 cm) // Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Mabel B. Kies, 1967 // Accession Number: C.I.67.30.2
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Late 19th century Chinese Women's Robe. // Medium: silk, metal Dimensions: Overall: 46 1/4 x 54 in. (117.5 x 137.2 cm) // Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Mabel B. Kies, 1967 // Accession Number: C.I.67.30.2 by alyce
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alyce Late 19th century Chinese Women's Robe. // Medium: silk, metal Dimensions: Overall: 46 1/4 x 54 in. (117.5 x 137.2 cm) // Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Mabel B. Kies, 1967 // Accession Number: C.I.67.30.2
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19th century Culture: Serbian Medium: wool Dimensions: Length at CB: 35 in. (88.9 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. M. A. Gordon, 1948 Accession Number: C.I.48.37.5 by alyce
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alyce 19th century Culture: Serbian Medium: wool Dimensions: Length at CB: 35 in. (88.9 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. M. A. Gordon, 1948 Accession Number: C.I.48.37.5
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Ensemble Date: 20th century Culture: Turkish Medium: silk Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 54 in. (137.2 cm) (b) Length (outseam): 45 in. (114.3 cm) (c) Length at CB: 20 1/2 in. (52.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Mary W. Irwin, 1950 Accession Number: C.I.50.4a–c This artwork is not on display by alyce
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alyce Ensemble Date: 20th century Culture: Turkish Medium: silk Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 54 in. (137.2 cm) (b) Length (outseam): 45 in. (114.3 cm) (c) Length at CB: 20 1/2 in. (52.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Mary W. Irwin, 1950 Accession Number: C.I.50.4a–c This artwork is not on display
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19th century Chinese Women's "five-terrace sleeve" robe and pleated skirt// Medium: silk, metal // Dimensions: (a) Length: 40 1/4 in. (102.2 cm) (b) Length: 39 in. (99.1 cm) // Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Beaumont Newhall, 1943 // Accession Number: C.I.43.12.84a–c by alyce
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alyce 19th century Chinese Women's "five-terrace sleeve" robe and pleated skirt// Medium: silk, metal // Dimensions: (a) Length: 40 1/4 in. (102.2 cm) (b) Length: 39 in. (99.1 cm) // Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Beaumont Newhall, 1943 // Accession Number: C.I.43.12.84a–c
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EnsembleDate: 1879 Culture: French Medium: silk, glass beads Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 22 1/2 in. (57.2 cm) (b) Length at CB: 51 in. (129.5 cm) (c) Length at CB: 23 in. (58.4 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mr. George A. Douglas, 1951 Accession Number: C.I.51.23.1a–c by alyce
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alyce EnsembleDate: 1879 Culture: French Medium: silk, glass beads Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 22 1/2 in. (57.2 cm) (b) Length at CB: 51 in. (129.5 cm) (c) Length at CB: 23 in. (58.4 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mr. George A. Douglas, 1951 Accession Number: C.I.51.23.1a–c
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Czech Date: 19th century Culture: Czech Medium: cotton, wool, metallic Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 14 in. (35.6 cm) Length at CB (b): 33 in. (83.8 cm) Credit Line: Gift of International Business Machines Corporation, 1960 Accession Number: C.I.60.22.15a, b by alyce
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alyce Czech Date: 19th century Culture: Czech Medium: cotton, wool, metallic Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 14 in. (35.6 cm) Length at CB (b): 33 in. (83.8 cm) Credit Line: Gift of International Business Machines Corporation, 1960 Accession Number: C.I.60.22.15a, b
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late 18th century Culture: British Medium: silk Dimensions: Length: 16 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (41.9 x 34.3 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. F.D. Millet, 1913 Accession Number: 13.49.2 by alyce
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alyce late 18th century Culture: British Medium: silk Dimensions: Length: 16 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (41.9 x 34.3 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. F.D. Millet, 1913 Accession Number: 13.49.2
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Afternoon dressDate: ca. 1875 Culture: probably French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length (from shoulder): 57 1/2 in. (146.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Jessie Leonard Hill, Charles R. Leonard, Jr., and Laura Leonard Ault, 1978 Accession Number: 1978.477.8 by alyce
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alyce Afternoon dressDate: ca. 1875 Culture: probably French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length (from shoulder): 57 1/2 in. (146.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Jessie Leonard Hill, Charles R. Leonard, Jr., and Laura Leonard Ault, 1978 Accession Number: 1978.477.8
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Dress  Date: 1845–50 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 11 in. (27.9 cm) Length at CB (b): 42 in. (106.7 cm) Length at CB (c): 18 1/2 in. (47 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Jessie Leonard Hill, Charles R. Leonard, Jr., and Laura Leonard Ault, 1978 by alyce
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alyce Dress Date: 1845–50 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 11 in. (27.9 cm) Length at CB (b): 42 in. (106.7 cm) Length at CB (c): 18 1/2 in. (47 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Jessie Leonard Hill, Charles R. Leonard, Jr., and Laura Leonard Ault, 1978
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Coat Date: 1720s Culture: British Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 40 1/2 in. (102.9 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Irene Lewisohn and Alice L. Crowley Bequests, 1982 Accession Number: 1982.134.2 MET by alyce
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alyce Coat Date: 1720s Culture: British Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 40 1/2 in. (102.9 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Irene Lewisohn and Alice L. Crowley Bequests, 1982 Accession Number: 1982.134.2 MET
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Dinner dress Date: 1855–59 Culture: British Medium: silk, cotton Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 13 in. (33 cm) Length at CB (b): 48 1/2 in. (123.2 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mary Pierrepont Beckwith, 1969, Accession Number: C.I.69.14.9a, b by alyce
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alyce Dinner dress Date: 1855–59 Culture: British Medium: silk, cotton Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 13 in. (33 cm) Length at CB (b): 48 1/2 in. (123.2 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mary Pierrepont Beckwith, 1969, Accession Number: C.I.69.14.9a, b
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Dress Date: ca. 1862 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (bolero): 19 in. (48.3 cm) Length at CF (skirt and bodice): 55 1/4 in. (140.3 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Katharine S. Pearce, 1973 Accession Number: 1973.244.1a–c by alyce
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alyce Dress Date: ca. 1862 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (bolero): 19 in. (48.3 cm) Length at CF (skirt and bodice): 55 1/4 in. (140.3 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Katharine S. Pearce, 1973 Accession Number: 1973.244.1a–c
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BonnetBonnet Date: 1863–67 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length (at top): 8 1/4 in. (21 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. R. Houghton Trott, 1954 Accession Number: C.I.54.44.13 by alyce
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alyce BonnetBonnet Date: 1863–67 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length (at top): 8 1/4 in. (21 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. R. Houghton Trott, 1954 Accession Number: C.I.54.44.13
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Jacket  Barbara Hulanicki  (British, born 1936)  Date: ca. 1969 Culture: British Medium: cotton, silk, synthetic Dimensions: Length at CB: 57 in. (144.8 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Bernice Shaftan, 2005 Accession Number: 2005.94.1 by alyce
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alyce Jacket Barbara Hulanicki  (British, born 1936) Date: ca. 1969 Culture: British Medium: cotton, silk, synthetic Dimensions: Length at CB: 57 in. (144.8 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Bernice Shaftan, 2005 Accession Number: 2005.94.1
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T-shirt  Barbara Hulanicki  (British, born 1936)  Date: ca. 1969 Culture: British Medium: cotton, synthetic Dimensions: Length at CB: 18 1/4 in. (46.4 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Bernice Shaftan, 2005 Accession Number: 2005.94.3 by alyce
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alyce T-shirt Barbara Hulanicki  (British, born 1936) Date: ca. 1969 Culture: British Medium: cotton, synthetic Dimensions: Length at CB: 18 1/4 in. (46.4 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Bernice Shaftan, 2005 Accession Number: 2005.94.3
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Wedding ensemble Date: 1905 Culture: American Medium: a) silk, wax b,c) leather, metal, silk d) wax Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 98 in. (248.9 cm) Length (b, c): 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Julia B. Wightman, 1990 Accession Number: 1990.104.6a–d by alyce
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alyce Wedding ensemble Date: 1905 Culture: American Medium: a) silk, wax b,c) leather, metal, silk d) wax Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 98 in. (248.9 cm) Length (b, c): 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Julia B. Wightman, 1990 Accession Number: 1990.104.6a–d
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Robe à l'Anglaise Date: 1784–87 Culture: French Medium: cotton, metal, silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 63 in. (160 cm) Length at CB (b): 36 in. (91.4 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Isabel Shults Fund and Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1991 Accession Number: 1991.204a, b by alyce
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alyce Robe à l'Anglaise Date: 1784–87 Culture: French Medium: cotton, metal, silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 63 in. (160 cm) Length at CB (b): 36 in. (91.4 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Isabel Shults Fund and Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1991 Accession Number: 1991.204a, b
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Afternoon dress House of Worth (French, 1858–1956) Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne 1825–1895 Paris) Date: ca. 1874 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CF: 52 1/2 in. (133.4 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Etienne Lawrence Sturhahn, 1975 Accession Number: 1975.259.2a, b by francesca-caas
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francesca-caas Afternoon dress House of Worth (French, 1858–1956) Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne 1825–1895 Paris) Date: ca. 1874 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CF: 52 1/2 in. (133.4 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Etienne Lawrence Sturhahn, 1975 Accession Number: 1975.259.2a, b
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Fichu Date: late 19th century Culture: Belgian Medium: linen Dimensions: 25 1/2 in. (64.8 cm) Accession Number: 2009.300.3831 The Metropolitan Museum of Art by elvenstar70
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elvenstar70 Fichu Date: late 19th century Culture: Belgian Medium: linen Dimensions: 25 1/2 in. (64.8 cm) Accession Number: 2009.300.3831 The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Dress House of Worth  (French, 1858–1956) Date: 1906–8 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length (a): 15 in. (38.1 cm) Length (b): 56 in. (142.2 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Susan Dwight Bliss, 1937 Accession Number: 37.144.4a–c by francesca-caas
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francesca-caas Dress House of Worth  (French, 1858–1956) Date: 1906–8 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length (a): 15 in. (38.1 cm) Length (b): 56 in. (142.2 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Susan Dwight Bliss, 1937 Accession Number: 37.144.4a–c
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Brassiere Date: 1920s Culture: French Medium: silk, cotton Dimensions: Length: 35 in. (88.9 cm) Credit Line: Gift of The Family of Mrs. M. Lincoln Schuster, 1977 Accession Number: 1977.363.17 by alyce
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alyce Brassiere Date: 1920s Culture: French Medium: silk, cotton Dimensions: Length: 35 in. (88.9 cm) Credit Line: Gift of The Family of Mrs. M. Lincoln Schuster, 1977 Accession Number: 1977.363.17
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1882 Evening dress Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne 1825–1895 Paris) Date: ca. 1882 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 25 in. (63.5 cm) Length at CB (b): 50 in. (127 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of the Princess Viggo in accordance with the wishes of the Misses Hewitt, 1931 Accession Number: 2009.300.635a, b by Kimberly Ronketty
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Kimberly Ronketty 1882 Evening dress Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne 1825–1895 Paris) Date: ca. 1882 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 25 in. (63.5 cm) Length at CB (b): 50 in. (127 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of the Princess Viggo in accordance with the wishes of the Misses Hewitt, 1931 Accession Number: 2009.300.635a, b
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Dress Date: 1880 Culture: French Medium: silk, cotton Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 40 in. (101.6 cm) (b) Length at CB: 41 in. (104.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Margaret W. McCutchen, 1955 by francesca-caas
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francesca-caas Dress Date: 1880 Culture: French Medium: silk, cotton Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 40 in. (101.6 cm) (b) Length at CB: 41 in. (104.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Margaret W. McCutchen, 1955
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The Painter's Daughter Mary (1750–1826) Copy after Thomas Gainsborough (English, mid-19th century) Date: mid-19th century Medium: Oil on canvas Dimensions: 17 1/4 x 13 7/8 in. (43.8 x 35.2 cm) Classification: Paintings Credit Line: Bequest of Maria DeWitt Jesup, from the collection of her husband, Morris K. Jesup, 1914 Accession Number: 15.30.34 This artwork is not on display by ashlee
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ashlee The Painter's Daughter Mary (1750–1826) Copy after Thomas Gainsborough (English, mid-19th century) Date: mid-19th century Medium: Oil on canvas Dimensions: 17 1/4 x 13 7/8 in. (43.8 x 35.2 cm) Classification: Paintings Credit Line: Bequest of Maria DeWitt Jesup, from the collection of her husband, Morris K. Jesup, 1914 Accession Number: 15.30.34 This artwork is not on display
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Bowl Date: 13th century Geography: Syria Medium: Earthenware; glazed. Dimensions: H. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm) Diam. 11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm) Classification: Ceramics Credit Line: Gift of Henry Walters, 1924 Accession Number: 24.159.4 by ashlee
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ashlee Bowl Date: 13th century Geography: Syria Medium: Earthenware; glazed. Dimensions: H. 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm) Diam. 11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm) Classification: Ceramics Credit Line: Gift of Henry Walters, 1924 Accession Number: 24.159.4
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Dress, Evening  Jeanne Hallée  (French, 1880–1914)    Date:      1913–14  Culture:      French  Medium:      silk, metal  Dimensions:      Length at CB: 58 in. (147.3 cm)  Credit Line:      Isabel Shults Fund, 1981  Accession Number:      1981.328.8    This artwork is not on display by Kimberly Ronketty
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Kimberly Ronketty Dress, Evening Jeanne Hallée (French, 1880–1914) Date: 1913–14 Culture: French Medium: silk, metal Dimensions: Length at CB: 58 in. (147.3 cm) Credit Line: Isabel Shults Fund, 1981 Accession Number: 1981.328.8 This artwork is not on display
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Sock  Date: 19th century Geography: Turkey Medium: Silk Dimensions: 19 in. high 4.25 in. wide (48.3 cm high 10.8 cm wide) Classification: Textiles Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1909 Accession Number: 09.50.1550 - Some sort of flap and gusset heel, possibly a round heel. by ashlee
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ashlee Sock Date: 19th century Geography: Turkey Medium: Silk Dimensions: 19 in. high 4.25 in. wide (48.3 cm high 10.8 cm wide) Classification: Textiles Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1909 Accession Number: 09.50.1550 - Some sort of flap and gusset heel, possibly a round heel.
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Socks  Date: 19th century Culture: Iranian Medium: wool Dimensions: Length: 9 in. (22.9 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Irene Lewisohn and Mrs. Alice Lewisohn Crowley, 1946 Accession Number: C.I.46.9.272a, b - Afterthought heel, stunning colorwork. As a knitter, I love the signs of wear and even dirt. by ashlee
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ashlee Socks Date: 19th century Culture: Iranian Medium: wool Dimensions: Length: 9 in. (22.9 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miss Irene Lewisohn and Mrs. Alice Lewisohn Crowley, 1946 Accession Number: C.I.46.9.272a, b - Afterthought heel, stunning colorwork. As a knitter, I love the signs of wear and even dirt.
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