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Dress

Dress in two parts, of dark brownish-red figured satin in tulip design. fitted bodice, buttoned down center front, with square cut neckline, tab peplum in back, three-quarter length sleeves, turned back collar in front, and part of cuffs of brocade on pink ground simulating eighteenth century...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley

French, about 1880

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall (bodice): 53.5 cm (21 1/16 in.) Length (skirt): 104 cm (40 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3402a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk, dark red brocade dress

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes