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Description

Sheer cream embriodered w/ tarnished silver metallic thread w/ serpentine foliate bands w/ small sprays interspersed. Drawstring neckline broken. High narrow waistband; short sleeves; fullness at waist between shoulders. Side panels; 2 tucks at hem; slight train.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1804-1807
Location of origin
India
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
Serpentine
serpentine (shape)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1923.758
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. D. P. Abercrombie
GUSN
30095
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