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Manteau caftan
Manteau caftan
Designer:
Worn By:
Date:
1910
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton, Metallic Threads, Silk; Embroidery
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Piasa Paris Auction, Paris, France May 11 2005, Collection Denise et Paul Poiret (1905-1928): La Creation en Liberte(Lot 470)

Accession Number:
2005.63
Acquisition Date:
2005-06-02
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Gift of Diane B. Wilsey and the Friends of Ian White Fund

Ivory tulle caftan embroidered in fine scrolling tracery and tiny floral motifs. Hems are faced with purple silk and edged with red and gold braid.