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Woman's Grecian pageant costume (in two parts)

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Tunic and underdress of fine white wool plain weave. Sleeveless underdress, gathered at the neck, stencilled border along hem; tunic of pleated wool, shorter at center front and center back with graduated pleats on either side, stencilled-leaf design along hem, palmettes at center front and...

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Given by Aimee and Rosamond Lamb to Mrs. Edward L. Stone between 1980 and 1985; Gift to the MFA, September 20, 2000

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward L. Stone

American, about 1900

Object Place

Massachusetts, United States


Center back (overdress) 51 1/2 in. (130.8 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave stenciled with metallic pigments


Textiles and Fashion Arts