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Virgin's dress

Blue silk ground of fancy weave. The design of scrolls and flowers is woven with white silk and gold, dark blue silk and silver. Trimmed with silver lace and gimp and imitation bobbin lace.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Statue robe

Probably French, 18th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts