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Green and red plaid taffeta dressing gown with green pinstriping along bodice, center front, and cuffs. Four white buttons; One hook and eye closure at waist; open from waist to hem. Cartridge pleats all around waist; lined with brown cotton lining. Bodice has twill lining; skirt has glazed lining; green wool tape around hem.

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Maker
unknown
Date
1850
Material
cotton (textile)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Gown, Dressing
silk (textile)
taffeta
Women's clothing
wrappers (garments)
Accession Number
1923.765
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. D. P. Abercrombie
GUSN
30099

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