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Dress

Made of striped and weft-figured satin. Wide navy blue stripes alternating with narrow white and light blue triangles in dark stripes. Very short, flat bodice with low wide neckline; straight, flat, full-length sleeves with sparsely gathered cuffs. Skirt flat in front, gathered behind; same length...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

French, Early 19th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

57.711

Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes