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White ground with powder of minute strawberry printed in black, fullness of bodice gathered into square cut neck and waistband, short sleeves, full skirt with fullness evenly gathered all around, buttoned at neck, waist, and in center back.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham

American, About 1860

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

59 x 56 cm (23 1/4 x 22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.220

Medium or Technique

Cotton piqué print with mother of pearl buttons

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes