Probably Italian or French
65 cm (25 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .65 from the shoulder to the bottom of the garment.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
On the ground which is woven with silver thread and narrow strips of silver is a design of curving bands and conventional flowers, forming an ogival framework. In each ogee is a bunch of flowers, woven with violet, pink, blue, green, yellow and dark brown silk. Lined with white silk. The buttonholes and flaps are trimed with silver gilt. The buttons are of silver gilt.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection