London, South Kensington
4 December 2007
A BLACK EMBROIDERED TULLE GOWN, 1855-1860
the overskirts and bodice of black tulle tamboured with coral pink flowers and vivid green leaves and vines, embellished with coral pink ribbon laces to the bodice, and with green and coral silk fringe to the wide bell sleeves; together with a black net wrap, embroidered in floss silks
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