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Bright blue taffeta bodice

Wide, low neck; short puffed sleeves; buttoned down back (buttons gone); body lined with tan cotton twill; leaves lined with white glazed cotton.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham

American, About 1860

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

52.245

Medium or Technique

Silk; Taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes