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Skirt from a statue robe

Dress in 4 parts. Bodice much altered in 19th century, skirt in 3 panels; white slightly ribbed silk cloth ground with all-over figure of lozenges, large and small, in warp floats; symmetrical floral design having central spray with flanking scrolling sprays brocaded in brilliant polychrome...

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Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge in memory of Delia Spencer Field

French, 19th century

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Length x width: 103.2 x 127 cm (40 5/8 x 50 in.) Length: 45 cm (17 11/16 in.) Length x width (loom): 129.7 x 56 cm (51 1/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

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Textiles and Fashion Arts