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Object Name Dress
Date 1900-1906
Description One-piece long cotton dress, ca. 1900-1906. Peach / yellow ribbon at waist. White on white floral embroidery and tatting with cut out pattern. Sleeves and skirt accented with 'frogs' of tatted buttons and string. Collar with five baleen stays and six-hook closure. Bodice closure: fourteen buttons and two hooks at ribbon waistband. Waistband ribbon folded to 2 ½ inches wide, woven in and out of dress at tatted slits in the fabric. Skirt hem to the floor with six inch train.


Material Cotton
Condition Excellent
Catalog Number 1976.1.0235
Search Terms Flower
Floral
Cut work
Cutwork
Tatting
Dress
Summer
Day
Afternoon
Embroidered