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One piece, printed cotton dress

American
About 1840


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

114.5 cm (45 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.235

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Design of pepper and salt stripes underlying slender outline stems with brown mossy foliage, green leaves and brown and yellow blossoms, on white ground; full skirt; fitted, long sleeved bodice, with square neck, slightly pointed in back and pointed in front; bodice hooked down front; some stains on skirt.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham