Waist of a Virgin figurine's gown
Late 17th(?)–18th century
45 cm (17 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .45 from the shoulder to the bottom of the garment.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dark blue ground of fancy weave: the design of occational flowers is woven with bright salmon pink, magenta, green, white and light blue. The middle of two of the flowers looks like velvet, possibly worked aferwards. Bound with salmon pink ribbon and lined with white linen.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection