Object Place: Turkey
132.5 cm (52 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gilt silver on silk velvet; cotton
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Woman’s embroidered velvet dress, bluish-purple cotton backed velvet, tunic cut, flared at the bottom, round neck with deep “V” in front, straight sleeves, heavy raised gold embroidery with rococo floral design, covers front and back, borders the neck and bottom of the sleeves, open gold braid edges neck and bottom of sleeves and bottom of dress; lined with thin loosely woven cotton.
Gift of Mrs. Olivia James Chapman