Bodice; made of cotton; red cotton, front completely embroidered with multicoloured geometric designs; open at back with ties at side and neck to fasten on; strip of cotton with two glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn on left shoulder; strip of cotton with three glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn on each side of neck opening; strip of cotton with three glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn at bottom front hem.

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As1995,01.5

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Bodice; made of cotton; red cotton, front completely embroidered with multicoloured geometric designs; open at back with ties at side and neck to fasten on; strip of cotton with two glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn on left shoulder; strip of cotton with three glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn on each side of neck opening; strip of cotton with three glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn at bottom front hem.

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  • Bodice; made of cotton; red cotton, front completely embroidered with multicoloured geometric designs; open at back with ties at side and neck to fasten on; strip of cotton with two glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn on left shoulder; strip of cotton with three glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn on each side of neck opening; strip of cotton with three glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn at bottom front hem.

    Full: Front

  • Bodice; made of cotton; red cotton, front completely embroidered with multicoloured geometric designs; open at back with ties at side and neck to fasten on; strip of cotton with two glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn on left shoulder; strip of cotton with three glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn on each side of neck opening; strip of cotton with three glass mirrors and row of metal coins below sewn at bottom front hem.

    Full: Front