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Man's dressing gown

Costume (negligee). White silk satin embroidered with polychrome silk in vining floral motifs. Maroon silk lining . Double breasted. High standfall collar; wide reverse lapels. 5 covered-button closure above waist; 2 buttons at waist center back; 2 button wrist closures. 2 flaped cotton pockets...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, 1785–95

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin


Textiles and Fashion Arts