A silver-strip embroidered muslin dress, circa elaborately worked overall with small buds, puff sleeves with deep edging bands worked with pulled and drawn threadwork strawberries; with train or apron panel embroidered with fruits and vines
Dress and spencer jacket Place of origin: England, Great Britain (made) Date: ca. 1823 (made) 1823 Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Figured silk, trimmed with silk, lined with silk, hand-sewndress (Dress and spencer jacket)
This is a round gown circa 1795 Italy. A round gown is a gown that is closed all the way down the front. The material is red figured silk satin with floral motif; blue and yellow silk embroidery at hem; fly fringe and tassel ornamentation.