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Description

Bodice = A; Skirt = B Printed silk crepe with abstract tan & brown fan motif and red, yellow, blue & green floral motif on tan background with brown and green shapes; bateau neckline with piping ending in pointed waist; piping around neckline with cream silk trim; leg of mutton sleeves shirred at shoulder and gathered at elbow with cotton lining ending at elbow; Bodice A is boned and lined with white cotton. Skirt B gathered all around.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1837
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1929.914AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
32774

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