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Description

Cream satin. Broad V-shaped neckline with piping. Short sleeves. Neckline and right sleeve trimmed with floral lace. Princess seams at back with satin piping. Soft V-shaped waist with smocking all-around. Hem has deep band of net with net ruching and vertical cream satin bars all around with satin band at hem. Hook & eye closure at back. Satin bands padded with wool.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Material
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1930.1235
GUSN
33624

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