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Tea gown

Tea gown made much like wrapper with high round neck finished with wired taffeta collar and fluting, open down front, long sleeves with deep ruffle and black taffeta fluting around bottom edge, made of black machine-made lace, with dotted ground and small-scale floral design; finger tip length...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton

French, 1897

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Medium or Technique

Taffeta, lace, net


Textiles and Fashion Arts