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Pale blue silk embroidered with plain and textured flat gilt-copper wire in floral motifs at skirt base, sprigs on skirt and sleeves; gilt lace at neck, wrist, and waistlines. Slightly lowered round neckline, raised waistline. Knife pleated front with yoke and set-in sleeve construction; knife...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, early 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

117 cm (46 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1624

Medium or Technique

Silk; Pale blue moiré embroidered with gold

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes