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Description

Pink and cream striped silk. Pleated, bateau neckline trimmed with lace net. Short sleeves with piping and trimmed with pinked rosettes (self-fabric) and 1 pink bow at shoulder. 2 larger pink bows at center front. Pointed and boned bodice lined with glazed cotton. Cartridge pleats all around waist. 2 vertical bands of same pinked rosettes with 4 large pink bows down center of front of skirt. Skirt is lined with glazed cotton. Hook and eye closure. Pink belt matches pink bows.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1845
Location of origin
Paris, France
Material
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
tin (metal)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Rosette
rosette (motif)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Striped
stripes
Taffeta
taffeta
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Trousseau
trousseaux
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1936.426.1-2
GUSN
38550
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