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Woman's suit in two parts

Woman's suit in the style of a riding habit (jacket and skirt). Brown silk damask, cuffs and jacket pockets trimmed in tulle and lace. Short pleated ruffle on skirt. Good condition, skirt unseamed in places.


Worn by donor's grandmother, Mrs. Eban Sumner Draper (Nannie Bristow) of Hopedale, MA - wife of the Governor of Massachusetts in 1910.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. William B. Gannett

French, 1880–1900

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; damask


Textiles and Fashion Arts