blouse

Blouse. Plain-woven white cloth embroidered in four rows on the shoulders of floral and animal patterns, divided by bands of gold and silver thread; below this on each shoulder is a zigzag line of white embroidery with multicoloured infilling patterns. Lines of embroidery also on the arms, and rosettes in lines down front and back. Central section of bottom edge is unhemmed. L. 21"; W. (+ sleeves); 60".

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