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Woman's evening dress

Evening dress of brocade and embroidered net; foundation of net; front and back panels of bodice and wide side panels of skirt almost meeting center front and back, but extending only about to knee, of heavy white silk with design of green and ivy partly chiné, dyed and partly woven; center...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Philip H. Rhinelander

American, about 1900

Object Place

New York, New York, U.S.A.

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Medium or Technique

Brocaded silk with applique gold metallic yarn lozenges, embroidered net


Textiles and Fashion Arts