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Description

Beige woven geometric pattern of squares and ovals; scooped neckline; tucks extend from shoulder to center front waist; double sleeves with piping; fitted at wrist; cartridge pleats all around; bodice padded; boned and pointed at front; bodice lined with tan and white cotton; pocket on left side; hook and eye closure; skirt lined with printed cotton (geometric pattern); hem edged with green silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1843-1850
Material
cotton (textile)
silk (textile)
stitching
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Trousseau
trousseaux
weaving
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Woven
Accession Number
1929.1794
GUSN
33037
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