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Panel from skirt

Panel from skirt, blue corded silk with border across bottom of skirt, scrolls diamonds, masks, and stylized flowers worked with couched gold thread, sequins, rings of flat gold wire, a little blue, violet, and brown silk in satin stitch, upper part of skirt powdered with sprays of delicate...

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Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, early 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts