Girl's yoke dress

American
1923–24


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

54 x 71 cm (21 1/4 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.431

Medium or Technique

Silk pongee with pigment and glass buttons

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Gold silk pongee with yellow, blue, pink stencilled decorative motifs on yoke, sleeve ruffles, sleeves and base of skirt. Bateau neckline of white silk tape. Small round collar. Two white button closure at yoke center back. Short sleeves with shoulder ruffles and white silk tape edging. Skirt gathered into high waistline at yoke. Condition: soiled and worn, some holes. Worn by donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Gorely Teller