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Silk, fancy compound cloth, ochre yellow and white silks. Conventional floral pattern related to bizzare-lace group. Three embroidered eyelets around armhole. Shaped lower edge has pale blue ribbon binding, ending in a bow. Elbow length.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Laurence Eastman

Probably Italian or French, first half 18th century

Object Place

Italy or France (probably)

Dimensions

37.2 x 17 cm (14 5/8 x 6 11/16 in. )

Accession Number

59.1029

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade and linen plain-weave with silk ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes