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Girl's Dress

2008.22 (RS5449)

Description

Ivory silk dress with maroon velvet collar, sleeves and front chest panel, square neckline, half length straight sleeves with cotton cord laces up sides, cotton cord laces on bodice front, cream bone spherical buttons on back, gathered waist with attached sash, full skirt with band of horizontal pleats along bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Location of origin
Probably American
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Women's Clothing
Dimensions
27 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in (shoulders); 26 in (skirt) (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.22
GUSN
103626

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