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Cream wool printed with small pink and purple carnations alternating with multicolored diamonds; Bodice (A): green silk insert; high neckline; 10 green silk buttons center front with hook and eye at waist; long sleeves with puff at shoulder; green ruching at yoke, sleeve puff and cuff; boned darts; princess seams; rounded waist; lined with white glazed cotton; (C) Belt - waist trimmed with green silk; stiffened ruffle at center back; hook and eye closure; cotton lining; box pleats and green silk ruching at hem. (B) Skirt: box pleats at front; cartridge pleats at back; hook and eye closure at left side; pocket on right side; fully lined with cotton (stiffened); hem bound with green wool tape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1866-1870
Material
cashmere (wool)
cotton (textile)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Carnation
Cashmere
cashmere (wool)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
ENSEMBLE
ensembles (costume)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Geometric Floral
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.810A-C
GUSN
53168

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