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Description

Sheer white; embriodered w/ openwork flowers alternating w/ abstract, coral-like shape; drawstring neckline. Embroidered bands inserted at front; short, puffed sleeves w/ drawstring & cutwork piped circles. Drawstring at back of neck; hook & eye at waist. Fullness at waist, between shoulders; side panels; 3/4 lining in bodice.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1825
Location of origin
India
Material
embroidering
stitching
super
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Abstract (fine arts style)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
Mull
stitching
super
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1926.842
GUSN
31126

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