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Description

A=Dress; B=Capelet. Block printed wool/silk; cream ground ogee motif; multicolor (pink, gold, blue) outlined w/ picotage. A=Dress - Broad neckline; sleeves pleated at shoulder; full sleeves & cuffs. Hook & eye at cuff; boned bodice w/ rounded point; 2 pleats across back from shoulder to shoulder. Bodice lined w/ cotton; full skirt. B=Capelet - of same fabric w/ ruffle; lined w/ cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1840
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Gothic Revival
Hand Stitched
Ogee
ogee arches
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1941.872AB
GUSN
52434

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