Surah Dress

American
about 1880


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

99 x 55 cm (39 x 21 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.91a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk twill surah and linen lace

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A pale pink surah dress in two parts: (a) a long bodice with high standing collar, large patch pocket on left side, buttoned down entire length of center front, long sleeves, “princesse” lines.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edwina Curtis Rubenstein