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Dotted Swiss dress

Dotted Swiss dress; short waisted, fullness gathered into center front of bodice; short, full sleeves with lower portion of net and bobbin lace; skirt plain in front with all fullness gathered at back; hooked at center back of waist; buttoned at center back of neck.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

American, about 1820

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

53.204

Medium or Technique

Lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes