Woman's dress

American
1825-1830


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

140.5 x 73.5 cm (55 5/16 x 28 15/16 in.) flat, for hanging storage

Accession Number

46.1208

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Light purple wool dress. Light gray and dark gray silk lining in bodice, skirt unlined. Belonged to Eliza Perkins (1791-1885), who married Samuel Cabot II (1784-1863), great-grandfather of donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Samuel Cabot