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Women's dress

Turkish
1800–50


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

132 cm (51 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.34

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cream-colored silk brocaded with gilt yarns in design of vertical rows of two vines twisted as in a guilloche. Bodice, sleeveless, with a round, low neckline edged with gilt yarn, lined with white cotton. Open in center back with hook-and-eye closing. Long gathered skirt, unlined.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. C. Willard Bigelow