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Woman's court presentation dress

Woman's court presentation dress in 3 parts (bodice, overskirt and train). Worn by Emily Babcock Alward at the Court of St. James in 1865

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emily M. Babcock

1865

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

46.621a-c

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidered with gold threads, trimmed with tulle, gold fringe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes