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Statue robe (mantle)

Gold ground, thickly covered with silver cartouches and leaves overlaid with red, blue and violet flowers and yellow and green foliage. All three pieces lined with scarlet plush. Sleeved bodice has wide peplum, ties in back. Skirt has curved waist and hemlines. Mantle a pointed semi-circle,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Henry S. Hall, Jr.

French or Italian, 18th century

Object Place

France or Italy

Accession Number

56.844c

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes