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2-Piece Dress

Description

Green wool voile two piece dress with full gorged skirt, pin tucks at sides, deep flounce at hem, set into skirt by bias cut narrow bands which form large scallops, underskirt of green taffeta; bodice has yoke of tucked white chiffon trimmed with three narrow green velvet ribbons, wide Battenberg-type lace edging and lace appliqued flowers at yoke and cuffs, fullness at top of sleeves, set into sleeve with narrow bias band, lined with green taffeta, standing collar with tucked chiffon, two green velvet ribbons and appliqued lace.

Details

Maker
MacKenney, D. P. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1902
Inscriptions
Labeled, ""D.P. MacKenney""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
chiffon
lace (needlework)
ribbon (material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
chiffon
Chiffon
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Lace
lace (needlework)
Ribbon
ribbon (material)
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1997.77AB
GUSN
13453

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