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Description

Green w/ black horizontal stripes; silk; ruffled collar w/ lace; bell shaped sleeves w/ epaulettes trimmed w/ green; black scalloped fringe. Cotton undersleeves w/ embroidered cuff; 12 green covered buttons w/ velvet motif; cartridge pleats all around skirt. Bodice boned & lined w/ brown cotton twill; pocket right front; skirt lined w/ tan cotton & dark green wool tape at edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1857-1862
Material
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Striped
stripes
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1953.306
GUSN
45528
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