Silk dress ensemble, back view: 18th century
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Silk dress ensemble - back view. An ensemble comprising a robe and matching underskirt. It is made of cream silk brocaded with flowers and a serpentine pattern in pink, silver and some other colours. The sleeves have triple falling cuffs, with edges trimmed with silver bobbin lace. The underskirt is cut for very wide side-hoops.
1752 AD - 1760 AD