Girl's afternoon dress (bodice)

American
1880-1885


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Center back: 54.5 cm (21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.503a

Medium or Technique

Silk, gingham

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Blue and white silk gingham with blue silk edging; brown cotton lining. Bodice (a): folded back front revealing blue gathered panels with steel button closure; fiddle back with enlongated pleated center panels; blue collar; box pleated ruffling at collar, cuffs. Condition: some small stains.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. George A. Marks of Sarasota, Florida to the MFA, December 13, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George A. Marks