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Fancy dress with hat

Description

Pink cotton/silk satin; black scalloped trim at neck has multicolored rhinestones; boned and laced bodice has pink straps/slits with white cotton showing; long sleeves with large puff at shoulder; 2 pink bands with gold braid, and white cotton showing; sleeves have pleated white cuff and black bands; high waistband trimmed with gold braid, gold braid sash, and rhinestones; skirt pleated all around; front closure. Hat (B) - Black satin bands; curved with pink satin lining; white ostrich feathers; stiffened to keep bands in shape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
handmade
machine-made
rhinestone
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dresses (garments)
Elizabethan
Elizabethan Revival
entertaining
Entertainment
Fancy Dress
FANCY DRESS
fancy dress
Hand Stitched
Handmade
handmade
machine-made
rhinestone
Rhinestone
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6215A
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73787

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