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Embroidered gray satin dress with underskirt (under skirt)

Embroidered gray satin dress. Full skirt with center front tucks running to just below waist, most of fullness in back with slight train, deep bolero-like yoke (not attached to foundation except at shoulders), gray and white silks and gold metal thread in large-scale floral and fruit design;...

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Provenance

Belonged to Mrs. Samuel Cabot (Helen Nichols Cabot)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Lyman

American, about 1895

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

46.84.2

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes