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Day dress. Fine weight printed wool challis in blue and brown vertical stripes of leaves and horizontal bands of silhouetted foliage. High round welted neckline. Short cap over long bugle sleeves, both edged with blue/brown fringe. Skirt fullness waistline. Hook-and-eye front closure; double...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

American (?), about 1845

Dimensions

149.5 cm (58 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: L: 149.5 cm (58 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.342

Medium or Technique

Fine weight printed wool challis

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes