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Dress

Dress; taupe taffeta; fitted bodice with high round neckline; long, double-tiered fullskirt with fullness gathered evenly all around; tiers of skirt and lower tier of sleeve of taffeta with matching ground and deep brocaded border design of horizontal ribs of darker taupe alternating with bands of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. S. N. Blake

French, about 1855

Object Place

France

Accession Number

53.2122

Medium or Technique

Taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes