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Woman's dress

American
about 1800


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

124 cm (48 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.337

Medium or Technique

Mull, embroidered with cotton

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s dress, India mull embroidered with white cotton, cut with high waist, square neck, short sleeves. with straight skirt gathered to waist band; narrow scalloped border with leaves at neck and edge of sleeves; diagnonal band on front of skirt embroidered in diamond lattice with drawnwork filling, and edging of points, similar band on bottom of skirt edged with leaves and scallops; stitches include satin, knot, and oriental stitch; stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder