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Woman's dress and coat [coat]

[One part of a] Woman's dress and coat (said to have been worn together). Dress: red satin (later replacement) with gold-braided pinkish-red satin appliqued to front and shoulders; white cotton sleeves, narrow stripes of white silk and stylized plants, birds, and animals; woven with red, pink,...

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Provenance

Given to donor in 1916 by Mrs. Slavko Grouitch, wife of Serbian ambassador to the United States.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Gardiner H. Fiske

Serbian, 19th century

Object Place

Serbia

Accession Number

55.446b

Medium or Technique

Silk; appliquéd, weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes