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Dress in sheer white cotton (organdy), skirt embroidered with wool and linen threads in chain stitch in flowering vine pattern with white stems and coral and red leaves, blossoms, and berries; wide-neck bodice shirred at waist and slightly pointed at front with short puffed sleeves; full...

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Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, about 1850

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave (organdy), wool embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts