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Woman's dress (skirt hanging from sleeveless bodice)

Croatian
early 20th century


Object Place: Croatia

Dimensions

Length from back of neck to bottom of skirt. 1.10 M

Accession Number

37.585

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Thin blue wool (twill weave) bound at neck and arm holes with orange vermillion silk tape. Band of heavy red flannel and flowered ribbon sewed around bottom of skirt below lines of tarnished metal braid, spangles and vermillion silk. Very much faded, worn and stained. Moth eaten in places. “Bought in Zara in 1926”, the donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise Batchelder