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Polanaise, of grass linen, open down entire center front length, fitted in "princesse" lines to waist with skirt much longer and more flaring in back, long bell shaped sleeves, all edges trimmed with band of pleating of self material edged on both sides with narrow Valenciennes lace, narrow...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron

American, 1875–80

Object Place

United States

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Medium or Technique

Grass linen; Valciennes lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts