Robing

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

76 x 22 cm (29 15/16 x 8 11/16 in.) Width has been measured at the top.

Accession Number

38.1214

Medium or Technique

Silk with metal thread; embroidery of gilt silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Shaped band of trimming (garniture). Bluish-green taffeta, with flowers and rococo ornaments worked with gold thread. Trimmed with gold bobbin lace. Lined with green silk. Worn with stomacher 38.1242.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman