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Vestments for ecclesiastical figurine of the Virgin in three part (mantle)

(a) Bodice, (b) skirt front, (c) mantle of pale blue satin ground with all-over design of detached floral motives, especially tulips and daffodils, and borders and central panels of connected floral motives; entire design worked with several kinds of silver thread in variety of couching and flat...

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Gift of Mrs. William Dexter

French, Second half 17th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk and linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts