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Merchant of Venice gown with train

Item Information

Title:
Merchant of Venice gown with train
Description:
A gown with a train, puff and slash sleeves, paned skirt, and embroidered panels for the Merchant of Venice. Textiles include velvet, upholstery velvet, voided chiffon, taffeta, silk, and polyester satin. Accessories include chemise, jeweled headpiece, gold jewelry, rings, stockings, slippers, and wig.
Designer:
Brothers, Deborah A.
Contributor:
Purdy, Patricia (Draper, Cutter)
Author:
Shakespeare, William
Actor:
Bond, Stephanie
Contributor:
Portia (Character)
Date:
1986
Genre:
costume design
Location:
Williams College
Collection (local):
Costume Archives of Williams College
Subjects:
Costume
Costume design
Evening gowns
Italy
Fifteenth century
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Identifier:
costumearchives:23
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