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Dress

Black velvet jacket (a) trimmed with black slightly ribbed silk, 3 bands of black silk with self colored buttons down front, neck, sleeves and lower edges trimmed with black silk pleating, black silk bow in back, bustle back, lined with black silk quilting; skirt (b) black silk, bustle in back,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Reginald Fitz

American, about 1880

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Center back (jacket): 91 cm (35 13/16 in.) Length (skirt): 154 cm (60 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.422a-b

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes