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Waist of a Virgin figurine's gown

White corded silk ground, on which is a design of flowers and ribbons woven with strong pink, violet, blue, green, and white silk and silver. Bound with blue silk braid. The main part of the garment is lined with linen.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, 18th century

Accession Number

96.115

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes