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Ladies Dress

Style Period

Gay Nineties

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.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
beige
white
green
floral
jacquard cotton
silk
lace
beading

Donor

Josephine Sivell

Accession Number

1-900-11-00359