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Description

Cream ribbed silk brocaded dress with multicolor floral spray pattern; small leaves and scrolls in cream. Pleated shawl collar, gathered Empire waistline; Collar and front trimmed with green satin ribbon. Fine tucks around front and back of bodice from shoulder to waistline; Long fitted sleeves with covered button at wrist; Lace on one sleeve; Bodice lined with linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1794-1796
Location of origin
England
Material
brocade (textile)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
brocade (textile)
Dress
dresses (garments)
silk (textile)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1931.6
GUSN
33778
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Title Bodice Accession number 1931.7 Notes 1931.7 BODICE Relationship Similar item

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