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Robe

Robe with train. White cotton ground with a horizontal chevron pattern in yellow silk yarns over which are embroidered various flowering and leafy branches and fantastic birds; polychrome floss silk and couched metallic yarns. Unembroidered area on lower back. Partially lined. Piece has been...

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Provenance

"From the Kimberly Collection."

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, Early 18th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

43.1873

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes