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Description

Bronze silk crepe; wide piped neckline; appliqued lattice of padded green floral damask on bodice; short ruched sleeves with piped armseye and ruffled cuffs of damask; hook and eye closure in back; skirt gathered to waistband of striped silk; hem trimmed with swags of green damask attached to padded band trimmed with covered buttons; bodice lined with cotton with hook and eye closure; hem faced with brown linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1829
Material
appliqué (technique)
cotton (textile)
crepe (textile)
damask
linen (material)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Crepe
crepe (textile)
Damask
damask
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Lattice
lattices
Linen
linen (material)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1990.316
GUSN
12847

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