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Dress

A dress and matching petticoat front, of white taffeta embroidered with polychrome silks in chain stitch, and with silver and gold metal thread and sequins, all-over widely spaced powder of small floral sprays, on two side fronts and petticoat front an elaborate design of sprays and garlands of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

French, third quarter of 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

50.245c

Medium or Technique

Silk; Embroidered silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes