User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.


Start collecting

Dress of black, white and gray striped taffeta with black ikat design; small ikat spot on body of dress, fronts of bodice and skirt and borders of sleeves ikat spot with larger octagonal ikat arranged in horizontal rows; black velvet buttons down front of bodice and on pockets and center back of...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura Furness

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

United States


Legacy dimension: 62.0 x 142.5 cm (24 3/8 x 56 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black, white, gray striped taffeta with black ikat design


Textiles and Fashion Arts