Mary Delany, court dress, detail, silk embroidery on satin, 1740-41

Needlework by Mrs. Delany "…they believe that these black pieces of needlework were parts of the slip of the gowns that covered the whale-bone hoops…with coordinating, paler colors over top.

kashmiri ghara embroidery

Parsi embroidery ~ usually seen on gara saris ~ The gara sari is defined by its fine embroidery and elegance. The concept has come to be known as Parsi embroidery

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Probably georgette, with thick crewel or aari Kashmiri-type embroidery? (Feel free to comment if you know a different name for this.

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