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Woman's dress in two parts (bodice)

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Dark brown satin bodice with all over sprays of roses, candy tuft and other small flowers brocaded with polychrome silks, short waisted, with wide flaring neck, hooked down center back, long straight undersleeves with short full puffed oversleeves, boned and lined with white linen; narrow...

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Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

American, 1825–30

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59 x 78 cm (23 1/4 x 30 11/16 in.) Overall approximate flat measurement for hanging storage

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Medium or Technique

Silk brocaded satin, net trim, and glazed linen lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts