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1800-1809, White embroidered cotton dress

Description

Sheer white cotton floor length dress with embroidery on bodice front neck and hem; short sleeves with tassel trim. Dress has above-waist empire waistline with front bodice slightly gathered at waist and having a one-sided drawstring at the neck edge.

Source

HCT.1988.318.127

Date

1800-1809

Provenance

This dress was purchased from Cora Ginsburg.

Fiber/Fabric Information

Cotton dress fabric and cotton embroidery; flax tying cord

Files

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Cotton Fiber
Cotton Fiber
Cotton Fiber
Cotton Fiber
Cotton Fiber
Cotton Fiber
Cotton Fiber
Cotton Embroidery
Cotton Fiber
Cotton Fiber
Cotton Fiber
Flax Fiber
Flax Fiber
Flax Fiber
Flax Fiber
Flax Fiber
Flax Fiber

Collection

Citation

“1800-1809, White embroidered cotton dress,” Fashion2Fiber, accessed November 22, 2017, http://fashion2fiber.osu.edu/items/show/4850.

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