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Tea Gown

Style Period

Edwardian

Description

Ladies dress is floor length, sheer cream cotton allover, has a waistline seam, straight skirt with three ruffled tiers at the hem. Bodice is very pouched, has high-necked collar trimmed in white satin ribbon. Bodice has faux triangular sailor collar with sheer lace panel across chest, trimmed in white satin ribbon. Sleeves are full length, very pouched at the wrist, one inch cuffs at the wrist trimmed in satin ribbon. Allover dress are horizontal pintucks alternating with satin ribbon.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
cream
cotton
satin ribbon

Donor

Jim Payne

Accession Number

1-903-12-02657