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Silk brocade; stylized floral bouquets in polychrome silk threads, and blue and white meandering ribbons and floral bands brocaded on pink silk tafeta with white floral and lace patterns liseré. Trimmed with silver orris lace. Linen lining.

Credit Line

Given in memory of Baynard and Ruth S. Thayer

probably German, About 1760–65

Object Place

possibly Germany

Accession Number

1987.328

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes