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Girl's afternoon dress (skirt)

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Blue and white silk gingham with blue silk edging; brown cotton lining. Skirt (b): bias draped overskirt gathered in four flat pleats at three places; two layers of lined box pleats at three places; two layers of lined box pleats at bottom; drawstring or button waistband; snap closure at back....

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George A. Marks

American, 1870–80

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Center back: 58.5 cm (23 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.503b

Medium or Technique

Silk, gingham

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes