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Afternoon dress

Brocaded silk and faille. Dress in two-parts, bodice and skirt of cerise and mustard-colored silk. Label in bodice waistband: Worth, 7 rue de la Paix, Paris. Condition: good.

Credit Line

Gift of Daphne Brooks Prout

French (Paris), About 1875

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

59.69 cm (23 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.583a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade, Faille

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes