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Woman's dress

One-piece. Red ribbed silk, trimmed at hem, shoulders, and wrists with petal-shaped botifs of same fabric. Piping and buttons of red-violet silk applied at hem, collar, shoulders and wrists. Long sleeves, epaullettes at shoulders. Militaire style. Good condition.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kendall

English, Early 19th century (1820–30)

Object Place

England

Accession Number

64.999

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes