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Ladies' Dress

Accession

1-909-11-06724

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1909

Style Period

Description

Ladies' cotton gown is floor length, skirt is slightly flared, has faggoting pattern on skirt in a rectangle shape to create godets. Has waistline seam with a triangle "belt" created with faggoting, bodice is pouched, centre bodice panel has many gathers at waist with faggoting near the neck and side panels. Has high neck with some sheer detail. Sleeves are full length with small overlays on the shoulders from bodice.

Condition

good

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Material

Technique