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Description

Irridescent blue; sprays of blue & beige flowers; 8 blue glass buttons at front. Bell-shaped leaves w/ piping midway; cartridge pleats all around skirt; entire dress lined w/ glazed cotton. Tan wool binding tape at hem; pocket on right side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1855
Material
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
silk (textile)
stitching
tin (metal)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Silk
silk (textile)
Spray
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Victorian
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1932.2183
GUSN
35192

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