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One piece dress

American
About 1805


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

118 cm (46 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.823

Medium or Technique

Mull, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White mull embroidered with powdered plain and rosette knots. Short, straight bodice; square neckline in front, with drawstring. Short, full sleeves with drawstring. Skirt gathered in back and extends into a short train. Plain, straight closure in center back extends below waist level. Condition fair, stains and holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Burke