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Description

Cream, embroidered with sprays of leaves and bunches of grapes. High waist. Fall(full?) front with linen lining tying in front. Bodice is pleated at center front. Ruffles at side opening of front. Short sleeves lined with linen. Fullness at center back and at shoulders. V-shaped back. Long train.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Directoire
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
foliation (pattern)
Grape Bunches
Hand Stitched
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Linen
linen (material)
stitching
vine scrolls
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1945.19
GUSN
53939

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