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Woman's dress

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White silk with woven figure of small leaf and strawberry; short-waisted, slight train in back, white silk cord lacing center of back of bodice, cream-colored silk machine-made net ruffle around neck and sleeves, faded pale blue silk ribbon around waist and sleeves, deep border design of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Gerald Lyle Osier

English, end of 18th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

158 cm (62 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

46.42

Medium or Technique

Embroidered silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes