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Surah Dress

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A pale pink surah dress in two parts: (a) a long bodice with high standing collar, large patch pocket on left side, buttoned down entire length of center front, long sleeves, "princesse" lines.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edwina Curtis Rubenstein

American, about 1880

Object Place

United States


99 x 55 cm (39 x 21 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk twill surah and linen lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts