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Dress

One piece dress simulating separate skirt and bodice; most of dress made of maroon silk faille with long, modified leg-of-mutton sleeves and facing of standing collar and center front bodice panel and left front skirt panel of maroon velvet; boned bodice, tightly fitted and gooked down the front,...

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Provenance

Through Mrs. Helen R. Moore

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Gertrude Bickford Hutchings by her cousins

American, About 1890

Object Place

America

Accession Number

53.540

Medium or Technique

Silk and velvet; faille, embroidered, chiffon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes