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Ladies' Dress

Accession

1-900-11-00359

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1900

Style Period

Description

Ladies' dress is two pieces, top and skirt with lace collar overtop. Skirt is straight shape and floor length, lined in stiff buckram, pattern is white embossed florals. Blouse is beige with large leg-o-mutton sleeves, has a waistline seam with a white satin ribbon drawstring. Drawstring ribbons hang down over skirt. Top has a large white lace collar in two tiers, has green beaded "necklace" attached to collar.

Condition

good

Pattern

Technique