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Dress in two pieces (bodice)

Bodice with bell sleeves, very full skirt gathered onto linen waistband; sheer wool with woven silk stripes; printed in vertical stripes alternately brown and small-scale flower column in red, pinks, purples, blue and green on white ground. Machine made lace collar with three points on bodice.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Reynolds

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

United States

Accession Number



Textiles and Fashion Arts