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Green moiré dress

Green moire dress in 3 parts: (a) long-sleeved bodice, (b) skirt and (c) overskirt. Trimmed with folds of light green and ivory satin; pointed bodice buttoned down center front; train on skirt; overskirt in 3 loops. A number of yellowish stains. Size 34.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Morton Peabody Prince and Clement M. Burnhome

American, about 1865

Object Place

United States


Center back (long sleeved bodice): 52.6 cm (20 11/16 in.) Length (skirt): 172 cm (67 11/16 in.) Length (overskirt): 86 cm (33 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



Textiles and Fashion Arts