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White satin embroidered with sprigs of flowers and leaves and with pink, green, violet and light blue silk, silver thread and spangles. Around the waistcoat and flaps of the pockets is a border of flower-like forms. The buttons are white satin embroidered. Lined with cotton flannel made...

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Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

French, Late 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Cotton, Linen and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts