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Description

Floor length blue and white plaid sheer dress w/ 3/4" sleeve. Ruffles on bottom, on cuffs, V-shape over high-neckline and back. Blue buttons on back of bodice section. Alterations: back of neck sewn into V-shape. Fabric inserted at waistline, silver and blue brocade.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1858
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
chiffon
hand sewing
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Chiffon
DRESS
dresses (garments)
hand sewing
Machine Sewn
Possibly chiffon
Wedding
weddings
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1998.1514
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23327

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