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Hat

Description: Hat of black panne velvet. Designed somewhat as a toque, the hat has a high, cylindrical crown which is encircled at base by a wide black velvet ribbon with bow at back and spray of black feathers extending from bow. The brim extends down at a sharp angle. Hat is unlined, with inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband. Designer's label sew to inner hatband: "Styled by / Coralie" and "Finlan". Stamped inside crown: "Flechete / Body made in France"
Date: 1955~
Creator: Coralie

Purse

Description: Handbag with cast and chased silver frame decorated with openwork figures of children harvesting grapes. Ball/snap closure. Silver suspension chain of alternating oval links and links formed of three flower-heads. Bag is oval shaped, black wool with petite point embroidery decoration on each side of a bouquet of trumpet shaped flowers. Pink satin lining. Hallmarked "800" on frame.
Date: 1880/1889

Purse

Description: Handbag of black silk faille with multicolored floral embroidery. Purse has round, gold frame in leaf motif and plunger closure. Gold chain handle. Peach lining with pocket. Retailer's label: " Sanger Bros. Inc. / Paris - France" Label above pocket in side of purse: "Made in France"
Date: [1920..1929]

Purse

Description: Handbag of glass beads of boldly colored shades of green, yellow, red, blue, pink and black in a somewhat stylized floral design. Bronze frame cast with floral forms and openwork, and set with navy blue and green cabochons. Roses on frame have remains of applied coloration. Suspension chain in rope form with spaced clusters of green and blue beads. Bag has looped and twisted fringe at bottom composed of green and black faceted beads. Pink satin lining, mostly deteriorated. Ball and socket filigree closure.
Date: 1920/1929

Cathedral of Notre Dame at Amiens

Description: General view of Cathedral of Notre Dame at Amiens from WSW during restoration. From the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1220/1290
Creator: Robert de Luzarches, Thomas de Cormont, and Renaud de Cormont,
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Laon Cathedral of Notre Dame

Description: General view of Nave and Choir (w rectangular E end) seen fr W. From the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1160/1230
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Laon Cathedral of Notre Dame

Description: View of façade and W Towers, fr WSW, quasi-total. From the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1160/1230
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Bourges Cathedral of St. Etienne

Description: Overall view of Bourges Cathedral of St. Etienne from SE. From the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1195/1255
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Bourges Cathedral of St. Etienne

Description: Interior view of the Bourges Cathedral of St. Etienne nave facing E. From the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1195/1255
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Cathedral of Notre Dame at Chartres

Description: Total view of Royal Portal of the Cathedral of Notre Dame at Chartres, west face. From the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1194/1260
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St. Chapelle

Description: General view from E, along pedestrianized Rue de Lutece. Revised date comes from Macmillan Encycl. Of Architects. From the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1239?/1244?
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Cathedral of Notre Dame

Description: General view from the south side of the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris, built during the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1163/1250
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Cathedral of Notre Dame

Description: Overall view of the west façade of the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris, built during the Gothic Period. There is scaffolding around the left tower.
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Date: 1163/1250
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St. Chapelle

Description: General view of exterior, pier buttresses, spires. From the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1246/1248
Creator: Robert de Luzarches
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Cathedral of Notre Dame at Chartres

Description: Royal Portal of Cathedral of Notre Dame at Chartres from West, closer view of left and center portal. From the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1194/1260
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Cathedral of Notre Dame at Chartres

Description: Overall View of Cathedral of Notre Dame at Chartres from East, SE. From the Gothic Period.
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Date: 1194/1260
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Dish with the bust of a man inside

Description: This is a round silver metalwork dish. There is face of a man displayed in the center of the dish. Torso of the man is also visible. This sculpture like figure is surrounded by a ring that gives the bust of the man a confined vicinity. Other than the textures on the male figure the entire dish as been given a clean , smooth and glazed finish.
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Date: 0100~

Oliphant of St. Hubert

Description: This is a decorative oliphant made with Ivory, Bone and Shells. The curvilinear design of the oliphant is wide from one point and narrow from the other. There are two black straps on the piece. There are many carved engravings done in repeated pattern. There are horizontal lines running along the silhouette of the carved piece. There is a chain passing through the black straps to hold the piece.
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Date: 1200~

Jacket

Description: Jacket of black silk satin. The jacket, formed as a basque bodice with typical close-fitting achieved by seaming, has extended front panels and is edged with ivory lace. The jacket is embellished with dark blue velvet and olive brown chenille appliques of floral and leaf forms and black jet beading. Lined in ivory silk satin. Photograph is from the exhibition Haute Couture - The Great Paris Designers, held at The Grace Museum, Abilene Texas, October 17 - December 30, 2000, and shows jacket as displayed with a period hat (Accession #: 1981.015.001) and skirt (Accession #: 1967.025.099).
Date: 1870
Creator: Worth, Charles Frederick, 1826–1895

Gloves

Description: Pair of gloves of kid skin leather; off-white; just below wrist length; single snap fastenings at wrist. On back of each glove, running length-wise down hand are three embroidered bands, pink and blue chevrons in diamond formation on dark blue bands. Cuffs from wrist to end are lined with black silk heavily embroidered with floral motifs in blue, pinks, reds, whites, greens, etc. in chain-stitch. Remainder of glove is unlined. Stamped inside glove: "Modèle déposé [Fr-En: Registered Design] / Paris" and "6" and part of other marks. Metal parts of the snaps have what appear to be Chinese/Japanese characters stamped into them.
Date: 1920/1929

Sandals

Description: Pair of women's sandals of silver metallic leather. Designed as "gladiator style" sandals, with six narrow silver leather criss-crossed or interwoven straps at front over vamp, and six more similar straps extending around ankle and originating from vertical band at heel. 5" zipper along heel band. Designer's label on both sides of sole: "Barbara Bui" Impressed on underside of sole: "Made in Spain" and "40". Attached sticker under sole showing pictograms indicating which parts of shoe are leather.
Date: 2009
Creator: Bui, Barbara

Pumps

Description: Pumps of tan suede. The shoes have a pointed toe and a 3" high, narrow heel shaped as a modified Louis heel. Designer label: "Charles Jourdan / Paris / Made in France"
Date: 198u
Creator: Jourdan, Charles