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Woman's dress

Dress of lemon yellow satin; wide flaring neck, short full puffed sleeves, hooked down center back, set in self waistband, skirt gathered into waistband with most of fullness at back, narrow blonde lace edging around neck, fullness gathered across bust into central line of piping; a number of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron

American, about 1828

Object Place

United States

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin


Textiles and Fashion Arts