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Woman's spencer

Militaire style. Light blue velvet trimmed with matching buttons, narrow braid across front, and pleated blue and white ribbon on shoulders. Same ribbon at wrists. Long sleeves, high round collar. Length: to waist. Good condition, stain on right sleeve.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kendall

English or American, Early 19th century

Object Place

England or U.S.A.

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Textiles and Fashion Arts