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Brocade dress

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

65 cm (25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2401

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brocade dress, probably for a figurine, made of two different brocades, both on a white ground; bodice, with detachable sleeves, and center front of skirt made of floral brocade with gold and silver and polychrome silks; back of skirt of floral brocade in polychrome silks.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend