Suit, Madeleine Chéruit (French, 1906–1935) for Raudnitz and Co. - Huet and Chéruit (French): ca. 1905, French, wool, silk, cotton, linen. Marking: [label] (in back of jacket lining) "Huet & Cheruit, Anc.ne Mon. Raudnitz & Co., 21 Place Vendome, Paris"
Women of Barrayar wear suits with a short jacket or bolero often embroidered in floral designs representing their native District. The lapels of this jacket worn by Vicereine and Countess Cordelia Vorkosigan are self embroidered with maple leaves. Nowadays, Komarran trousers are beginning to be worn, replacing the skirt and skirt lengths are shorter. This suit is part of the Vorkosigan Family Exhibition at the Vorkosigan District Museum of Art in Hassadar (1905 suit Chéruit MMoA)