Waist of a Virgin figurine's gown
Late 17th–early 18th century
16 x 25 cm (6 5/16 x 9 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .25 x .16
Medium or Technique
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The greenish white ground is woven with a diaper design: on this are large flowers and leaves, woven with strong pink, yellow, green, black and violet silk. Lined with white lace. The gament only has one sleeve. Made of the same brocade as 96.113 (T.2978).
Denman Waldo Ross Collection