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Woman's dress

Dress in two parts of golden yellow silk and satin, widely spaced vertical bands of satin crossing widely spaced horizontal bands of ribbed squares thus formed filled with minute checker board of golden yellow and white silk in alternate warp and weft floats, bodice (a) fitted coming to slight...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

American, about 1892

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

Overall (bodice): 29.3 cm (11 9/16 in.) Length (skirt): 109.1 cm (42 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.199a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk, satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes