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Short waisted, high round neck and long sleeves puffed at shoulders, full skirt gathered evenly into piped and corded waist line, buttoned down center back, bodice front and back ornamented with vertical lines of drawn work, minute tucks and lines of feather stitching, eyelet embroidered narrow...

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Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes

American, About 1895

Object Place



59 x 52 cm (23 1/4 x 20 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery, cotton eyelet trim, and linen bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts