Woman's tea gown

Italian
early 20th century
Made by Maria Monaci Gallenga (Italian, 1880–1944)


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

137 cm (53 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: CB: 137.0 cm (54 in.)

Accession Number

1991.480a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet, stenciled with gold and silver pigment

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pink silk, velvet weave; block-printed in silver and gold; glass bead trim; blue silk lining; metallic thread and glass bead braided belt. Condition: excellent.

Credit Line

Gift of Eleanor Lewis Campbell