Dark brown satin bodice with all over sprays of roses, candy tuft and other small flowers brocaded with polychrome silks, short waisted, with wide flaring neck, hooked down center back, long straight undersleeves with short full puffed oversleeves, boned and lined with white linen; narrow ruching of stiffened sheer cotton at edge of sleeves. Tag saying, Mrs. Inches.
Woman's dress in two parts (bodice)
- American, 1825–30
- 59 x 78 cm (23 1/4 x 30 11/16 in.) Overall approximate flat measurement for hanging storage
- Medium or Technique
- Silk brocaded satin, net trim, and glazed linen lining
- Accession Number
- Not on view