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Collar of bright blue silk taffeta

American
mid-19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.352

Medium or Technique

Silk; Taffeta, bobbin lace

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Collar of bright blue silk taffeta, designed for dress with widely flaring neckline; trimmed with four narrow flounces, with pointed edges of white silk bobbin lace with additional black silk run cord; lined with white tulle, now cracked and brittle.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb