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One piece dress of printed cotton

Small scale polychrome print of spray of roses and other blossoms enclosed in octagon formed by fretwork bands and ornamental plaques; bodice fitted, slightly pointed in front; high round neck; long bell sleeves with short, cap, over-sleeves; buttoned down front with cambric buttons; sleeves...

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Gift of Misses Mildred and Margaret Allen

American, About 1850–55

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Printed cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts