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Description

Silk floral brocade dress; front lacing bodice with pink silk satin piping trim; gathered skirt wit pleated trim; three panel piece with pink cotton lining; two fragments with scalloped edges and pink silk satin lining. Reworked circa 1890.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1780
Material
cotton (textile)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Fancy Dress
fancy dress
Floral
floral patterns
Silk
silk (textile)
Women's Clothing
Dimensions
24 1/4 x 28 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5774A-E
GUSN
26325
Reference Notes
Rothstein, Natalie. Silk Designs of the Eighteenth Century. [No Publisher].

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