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Woman's regional dress

French (Alsace)
1925


Object Place: Alsace, France

Accession Number

1985.702a-g

Medium or Technique

Wool, twill

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

(a) dress with deep red wool twill skirt and attached bodice with blue and gold woven paisley design, (b) white cotton blouse with lace trim, (c) white lace collar, (d) black velvet stomacher trimmed with braid, sequins, and metallic ornaments, (e) black silk satin apron with flowers woven in green and pale lavender; purple moire ribbon ties, (f) black velvet cap with large black ribbed silk bow in back, (g) gold metallic cross on black velvet ribbon. Good condition.

Provenance

Purchased by donor in Strasbourg in 1925

Credit Line

Gift of Hulda Newell