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Yoke and front panel of skirt formed of alternating bands of Valenciennes lace and embroidered rosettes and dots; long sleeves and high neck trimmed with Valenciennes lace; edged with ruffles; skirt very full in back.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Beatrice H. Gunn

American, second half of 19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

65 x 44 cm (25 9/16 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2685

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery, linen Valenciennes bobbin lace, and mother of pearl buttons

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes