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Bodice for a riding habit

Bodice for a riding habit. Green damask, brocaded with polychrome silks and godl thread; shows bouquets of flowers and buds with large conventionalized leaves. Pointed at front ad back, with wide, flaring and pleated peplum all around. Sleeves to elbow, with tapered cuffs, curved at wider side. No...

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Textile Income Purchase Fund

French, 18th century

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Silk; brocade, damask


Textiles and Fashion Arts