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A skirt of sheer white cotton

A skirt of sheer white cotton, front plain in upper half slightly flaring to hemline, lower half a deep gathered flounce with five deep tucks, back full extending to form long train, with full gathered ruffle two thirds of the length of the skirt finished with five deep tucks like skirt front,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary T. Spooner

American, about 1865

Object Place

United States

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Textiles and Fashion Arts