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Woman's dress

Dress in two parts, of white glossy fancy satin, trimmed with white chiffon, lace, appliqué, and white silk embroidery; (a) bodice bloused in front with sleeves fitted to elbow with deep loops below elbow; (b) bell shaped skirt much fuller in back and forming short train in back, panel of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Dr. L. Cabot Briggs, in memory of his mother, Mary Cabot Briggs

French, About 1904

Object Place

Callot, France


Overall (bodice): 39 cm (15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Satin; lace, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts