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Woman's dress

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Skirt, dark brown satin ground with all over powder of small-scale carnations and roses brocaded with polychrome silks, skirt full and with fullness set into waist band with knife pleats except in center back where it is arranged in gathers.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

American, 1825–30

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

105 x 65 cm (41 5/16 x 25 9/16 in.) Approximate flat dimensions taken for hanging storage

Accession Number

53.198

Medium or Technique

Silk brocaded satin and silk satin lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes