High waisted bodice; front cut on bias; short sleeves. Stuffed roll around hem of skirt. Back of bodice lined with cotton.
Gift of the children of Mrs. M. A. DeWolfe Howe (Fanny Huntington Quincy), Miss Helen H. Howe, Quincy Howe, and Mark DeWolfe Howe
English or American, 1817
England or U.S.A.
128 x 107 cm (50 3/8 x 42 1/8 in.) measured flat for flat storage, width due to deeply padded hem. L. around waist band .588
Medium or Technique
Silk satin, cotton plain weave, wool batting, metal hook and eye closures