Dress

American
about 1840


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Center front: 114.9 cm (45 1/4 in.) Center back: 129.9 cm (51 1/8 in.) Costume (Bust X Waist): 30 1/2 x 23 1/2 in. (77.5 x 59.7 cm) Other (CB of Bodice): 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

46.620

Medium or Technique

Silk satin

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Light grayish yellow-green figured satin dress.

Provenance

1946, gift of Miss Emily M. Babcock to the MFA. (Accession date: June 13, 1946)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emily M. Babcock