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Pale pink figured satin dress (pale pink warp and darker pink weft); all-over floral sprig and deep border design around bottom of skirt and front of bodice, of small-scale floral sprays and wreaths; short waisted bodice with wide flaring neck trimmed with white silk fancy cord and pink silk...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Brainerd Mears

American, about 1825

Object Place

United States


141 x 63 cm (55 1/2 x 24 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk figured satin, silk gauze, silk bobbin lace, silk cord trim, and linen lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts