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Short waisted with wide square cut neck, fullness of bodice gathered in center front and back, buttoned in back, full skirt with fullness evenly gathered to waist band, very full flaring short puffed sleeves, around bottom of skirt white embroidered design of minute blossoms with net petals,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen Faulkner

American, Second quarter 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

44.8 cm (17 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.427

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes