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Part of a woman's hooded cloak

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Dark purplish-brown ground with delicately drawn fantastic floral design in soft neutral polychrome; all edges trimmed with *band of shirred self material; lined with different polychrome print on cream cotton ground, crossing diagonal leaf entwined bands forming broad serpentines, with floral...

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Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund

French (Alsace), late 18th century

Object Place

Alsace, France


112 cm (44 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Printed cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts