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Day dress

Printed cotton with alternating vertical stripes of green vermiculation and green and red sprigs. Welted bateau neckline. Full-length "leg of mutton" sleeves, fullness gathered into welted shoulders, tapered to welted wrists. Chevron pattern front bodice; raised waistline; fiddle back and center...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, about 1825–30

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Print on cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts