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Dress

Dress, in two parts, of greenish brown (faded from green?) silk trimmed with dark green plush; bodice fitted and fastened down front with brass-and-cut steel buttons, turned back, rolled collar, inner, narrow standing collar; long sleeves with turned back cuffs; long skirt on bodice with peplum...

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Provenance

Through Mrs. Helen R. Moore

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Gertrude Bickford Hutchings by her cousins

American, About 1880–85

Object Place

America

Accession Number

53.538a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; appliquéd

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes