early 19th century
Object Place: France
117 cm (46 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk; Pale blue moiré embroidered with gold
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Pale blue silk embroidered with plain and textured flat gilt-copper wire in floral motifs at skirt base, sprigs on skirt and sleeves; gilt lace at neck, wrist, and waistlines. Slightly lowered round neckline, raised waistline. Knife pleated front with yoke and set-in sleeve construction; knife pleated and embroidered back, slight V at yoke center back. 3/4 sleeves. Drawstring neck closure.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection