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Dress fragment

Description

Fragment of a printed muslin fabric with brown floral motif. In an envelope marked "October 26, 1891" with an accompanying letter giving history as being from a dress worn by Dorothy Quincy, wife of Governor John Hancock.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1780
Location of origin
England
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
fragments
textiles
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 4 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.749
GUSN
273103

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