Center back: 154.9 cm (61 in.)
Medium or Technique
Embroidered cotton plain weave with lace inserts
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Woman’s white cotton “lingerie” dress with 3/4-length sleeves, high neck collar, and long skirt embroidered overall with large-scale flowers (hyacinths and roses?) with insert bands of bobbin and (needle?) lace. Worn by donor’s grandmother, Katherine Sperry Beinecke.
Worn by Katherine Sperry Beinecke (donor's grandmother); inherited by Jody Gill; Gift of Jody Gill to the MFA, June 27, 2007.
Gift of Jody S. Gill and Betsy S. Michel