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Purple velvet dress in three parts; (a) bodice adapted from late 16th or early 17th century style, made with fitted bodice, pointed in center front, broad tab peplum in back, tightly fitted long sleeves with upper sleeves full in tabs with undersleeves showing through of lighter purple faille,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley

French, 1877

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall (bodice): 37.3 cm (14 11/16 in.) Length (skirt): 104 cm (40 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3403a-c

Medium or Technique

Silk, purple velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes