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White cambric dress

American
1820–25


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

114.5 cm (45 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.201

Medium or Technique

Cambric

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cambric dress; short fitted bodice, hooked down back; short, puffed sleeves with puffs held in place by embroidered buttons; most of fullness in skirt at back; watch pocket at left front waistline; trimming of eyelet embroidered spoked-wheel design in three rows and three flounces on skirt and a single flounce on each sleeve.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates