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Woman's evening coat

Compound weave; design of weeping willow trees, stylized plants, water and clouds in blues, pinks, grays, lavender and gold metallic threads on dark blue ground. Blue silk velvet lining; blue paste clasps. Condition: very good.

Credit Line

Frances Hays

French(?), 1923

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1990.159

Medium or Technique

Silk; Compound Woven

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes