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Dress in three pieces (skirt)

Gray silk with blue and white stripes. Fitted peplam jacket bodice[a]; 3/4 sleeves, deep cuffs with pleated and pale blue box pleated ruffles; watch pocket at waist; pale blue silk cording wrapped buttons: 10 front, 3 cuff, 2 back; welted shoulder and hem; metallic boning. Skirt [b] with...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, about 1870

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Silk; Stiped silk


Textiles and Fashion Arts