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Description

Green silk crepe damask w/ rosebuds on sleeves; bodice & skirt w/ foliate border; leg o' mutton sleeves w/ fitted wrist trimmed w/ 2 bands of green satin. Broad neckline w/ pointed collar; edged w/ 2 bands of green satin; pleated front; gathered all around at waistband. 2 tucks midway on skirt; padded at hem; bodice, sleeves & deep hem lined w/ glazed cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1827-1828
Material
cotton (textile)
crepe (textile)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
padding (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Crepe
crepe (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Padded
padding (process)
rose (genus)
Rosebud
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1946.784
GUSN
54481

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