Object Place: France (?)
L: 79 cm (31 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk; White silk rep embroidered with gilt-silver yarns
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Foreparts: white ribbed silk ground heavily embroidered with gilt-silver yarns (some over parchment) in stylized vegetative motif at opening, pocket flaps and skirts; vining motif to sides. Cotton back, lining. Single breasted. 13 cotton covered buttons embroidered with gilt-silver wire and spangles on foil. 2 pockets. Skirts flare to sides. Lacing closure at back.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection