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Gown

Description

Bodice made of green brocaded [?] silk with foliate pattern. Low scoop neck, closed in back with hook & eye and loop-over-button closures. 12 matching fabric covered buttons, cotton covered stays, pointed configuration at front wrist, cap sleeves.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
early 19th century, 1850s, 1920s-1930s
Material
cotton (textile)
hand sewing
machine sewing (technique)
metal
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Gown
hand sewing
machine sewing (technique)
metal
silk (textile)
Accession Number
1999.64.1
GUSN
251127

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