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Description

Purple & black striped; black stripes plaid. Bell-shaped sleeves fitted and puckered below shoulder. Hook & eye closure at front. Boned and slightly pointed bodice; cartridge pleats all around. Entire dress lined w/ cotton; green wool binding.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1853-1858
Material
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Striped
stripes
Victorian
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1918.1657
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
28588

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