Ivory silk twill overlaid with black chiffon, then black lace; yoke amd high band collar of white cotton lace over black chiffon; embroidered black grosgrain bands form "V" front and back; 6 flat bows from yoke to knees; grosgrain pleated waistband; hook and eye close center back; black lace overlay extends into elbow length dolman sleeves edged with grosgrain 3/4 length undersleeve of chiffon and lace chiffon cuff; all this over white silk short sleeve; front of bodice lined with whtie cotton; boned darts and seams; white grosgrain inner belt with hook and eye closure. Hem of white underskirt has deep border of black satin; upper half of overskirt is chiffon and lace; lower half is black satin grosgrain forming at point at knees in front a panel down the center back of skirt, then extending into train.
Gold letters stamped on white grosgrain on inner belt: ""Emright/ BALTIMORE""
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Maryland (United States)
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- Gift of Weston Historical Society