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A sleeveless dress

Greek (Attica)
19th century


Object Place: Attica, Greece

Dimensions

126.5 cm (49 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.73

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A sleeveless dress of heavy unbleached cotton with bodice and shoulders cut in one piece, square neck in back, slit down center front, gores set in at side seams, deep border design embroidered with bright polychrome silks, red predominating, in stylized shrine and floral motifs; stained

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alfred Redfield