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Ecclesiastical costume. Ground and motives worked in gold-color metallic yarns and strips; motives outlined and highlighted by red silk yarns. A large stylized pinnate leaf, with a fleur-de-lis design at the center, surrounded by heavy stylized curling leaves and leaf sprays in a repeat pattern....

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

19th century

Object Place

Russia

Dimensions

121.9 x 180.3 cm (48 x 71 in.)

Accession Number

51.2371

Medium or Technique

Silk brocaded with silk and gold-metallic yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes