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Dress for figurine

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

26.8 cm (10 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2459

Medium or Technique

Cotton, velvet; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dress for figurine of bottle green velvet embroidered with several kinds of gold metal thread, gold sequins, and clear glass piettes, in symmetrical floral design around bottom of skirt and sleeves, back of white cotton, front lined with white cotton, sleeves lined with red silk, sleeves not attached to body of dress, open on top of shoulders, slit half way down sides of dress.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund