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Waistcoat

On the ground which is woven with silver thread and narrow strips of silver is a design of curving bands and conventional flowers, forming an ogival framework. In each ogee is a bunch of flowers, woven with violet, pink, blue, green, yellow and dark brown silk. Lined with white silk. The...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian or French, 18th century

Accession Number

96.116

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes