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Ball gown

Department Store:
La Religieuse
Date:
1900
Culture:
French
Medium:
silk
Credit Line:
Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Amelie Le Saux, 1948
Accession Number:
2009.300.684
Not on view
Marking: Woven in petersham: "La Religieuse/Paris"
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