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Overdress

Creme crepe lissé (linen gauze); Empire-style, short sleeves, tucks (lined with pink silk strips) around hem; decorative cream silk satin crossed bands on bodice and sleeves. Condition: Good/Fair, some holes

Credit Line

Estate of Quincy A. Shaw

American, 1825

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

1988.1159

Medium or Technique

Crepé

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes