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Dress with petticoat

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Dress and matching petticoat of blue and rose changeable, heavily ribbed silk; English back, with slight train; low cut neck trimmed with contemporary brocaded silk gauze ruffle; elbow length sleeves; dress closes in front of bodice; front lower edge of bodice trimmed with three tabs on each side;...

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Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

English or French, about 1790

Object Place

England or France


Overall (dress): 149 cm (58 11/16 in.) Center front (petticoat): 77 cm (30 5/16 in.)

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Textiles and Fashion Arts