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Day Dress and Capelet

Artist/maker unknown, American

Made in United States, North and Central America

c. 1855

Light blue, white and black silk in figured and sheer plain weave stripes; silk fringe and tassels

Dress (Center Back Length): 54 inches (137.2 cm) Waist: 22 inches (55.9 cm) Capelet: 16 x 14 inches (40.6 x 35.6 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Gift of John F. Lewis III, Howard H. Lewis, and Mrs. Paul E. Stoudt in memory of Mr. and Mrs. John F. Lewis, 1967

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