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Dress

Accession

1-840-14-08212

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Estimated Manufacture Date

1840

Style Period

Description

Floor length dress with waistline seam, skirt is floor length worn with hoop skirt underneath to create bell shape. Bodice is tight-fitting with buttons up the centre front, has mandarin collar. Sleeves are long and tight fitting, has braid trim on wrists. "V" seam on the bodice back, silver horizontal stripes all over.

Condition

fair

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