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Waist of a Virgin figurine's gown

French
18th century


Dimensions

50 cm (19 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .50 from the shoulder to the bottom of the garment.

Accession Number

96.115

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White corded silk ground, on which is a design of flowers and ribbons woven with strong pink, violet, blue, green, and white silk and silver. Bound with blue silk braid. The main part of the garment is lined with linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection