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Tea gown

French
1897


Object Place: France

Accession Number

54.824

Medium or Technique

Taffeta, lace, net

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Tea gown made much like wrapper with high round neck finished with wired taffeta collar and fluting, open down front, long sleeves with deep ruffle and black taffeta fluting around bottom edge, made of black machine-made lace, with dotted ground and small-scale floral design; finger tip length sleeveless underbodice of white beaded net in floral design.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton