Dress

American
about 1865


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

32 cm (12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.1949a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; Blue and black plaid taffeta

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fitted long-sleeved bodice (a) buttoned down front; high round neck; skirt (b), longer in back, with greatest part of fullness at back, bright blue and black line-checked taffeta.

Credit Line

Gift of Misses Mildred and Margaret Allen