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Woman's dress

Light blue ribbed silk ground; the design of undulating lines of delicate conventional flowers and leaves, from which spring other flowers which form symmetrical groups between the undulating lines of flowers, is woven with white, violet, pink, red and green silk. A full skirt and a pointed...

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Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Catharine Langdon Rogers and Clara Bates Rogers

French or English, Late 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts