Muff

French
Louis XVI
1774–93


Object Place: France

Dimensions

20.5 x 28.3 x 5.7 cm (8 1/16 x 11 1/8 x 2.25 in.)

Accession Number

43.1822

Medium or Technique

Silk and silk fly fringe and chenille, wool batting

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Muff. White silk covered by white silk ribbon and cord lattice studded with blue, salmon, purple chenille flowers, fly fringe and flowers at sides. White silk lining. Filled with wool batting. Condition: worn, soiled, mended.

Provenance

Former Coll. G. Saville Seligman (London)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection