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Apparel from amice

Apparel from amice, white satin embroidered with scrolls, stylized flowers, fruit and leaves, with pink, red, reddish-violet, blue, yellow, and gray silk, and couched gold thread and decorated with silver sequins, edged with neutral orange and gold fringed galloon, lined with neutral orange linen.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

Spanish, 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin, Embroidered


Textiles and Fashion Arts