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Description

Green changeable taffeta dress [A] with removeable sash [B]. Dress bodice has standing band collar; long fitted sleeves; green and red fringe along front and back at shoulders and cuffs; Nine green covered buttons with flowers. Boned bodice, lined with cotton; cartridge pleats at back between shoulders; train; hem lined with brown cotton and edged with green wool tape. Matching sash [B] with same trim; rosette at front and peplum.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1867-1868
Material
cotton (textile)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Dress
dresses (garments)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Accession Number
1946.53AB
GUSN
54194

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