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A dress of India embroidered mull with high waistline, square neck, underbodice of white linen folding across front with flap of mull forming front of bodice, short slightly puffed sleeves, skirt straight in front with all fullness gathered behind, much longer in back to form train (fish tail...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron

American, about 1805

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

127 cm (50 in.)

Accession Number

48.1197

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave (mull) embroidered with cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes