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Girl's afternoon dress (bodice)

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Blue and white silk gingham with blue silk edging; brown cotton lining. Bodice (a): folded back front revealing blue gathered panels with steel button closure; fiddle back with enlongated pleated center panels; blue collar; box pleated ruffling at collar, cuffs. Condition: some small stains.


Gift of Mrs. George A. Marks of Sarasota, Florida to the MFA, December 13, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George A. Marks

American, 1880-1885

Object Place

United States


Center back: 54.5 cm (21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk, gingham


Textiles and Fashion Arts