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High round neck, long sleeves slightly puffed around shoulders, full skirt with fullness gathered evenly all around, buttoned down back, both front and back of bodice trimmed with box pleats and bands of eyelet and drawn work insertion in minute grape vine design, band of same insertion at top...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes

American, About 1895

Object Place



58.5 x 55.5 cm (23 1/16 x 21 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave with cotton embroidery, eyelet insertion, and linen Valenciennes bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts