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Child's coat

French
early 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

91.6 x 87 cm (36 1/16 x 34 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.670

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade with gold-colored metallic thread, metallic woven trin and looped fringe, and silk ikat lining

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Probably made in the 20th century from an early 18th century French bizarre brocaded silk. Lined with a Bocharan silk idat. Machine stitched red embroidery around front opening and hem.

Provenance

Bought in Venice

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection