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Parts of a dress

Bronze colored satin ground. The design of the same color is of sprays of flowers and fruits including grapes. Two breadths of a dress that belonged to an ancestress of the donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell

French or English, about 1818

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Satin Damask


Textiles and Fashion Arts