Green and silver brocaded silk lame, trimmed with silver lace. Bodice : Fastening at back, open sleeves of lace with two tassels diamante ornament on shoulder, silver trimming at waist. Skirt : Fastening in front, with straight skirt narrowing to ankles, opening at ankles with short narrow train, loose panel of lace at back. Wrap : Lined with green silk. Yoked shoulder with band of pink silk under lace trimming, silver tassels. Sleeve opening trimmed with silver medallions. Silver lace fall from centre back. Label : "By appointment to the Queen Jays Ltd / Regent St, London W".
Place of creation
© Manchester Art Gallery