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Object Name Dress
Year Range from 1870
Year Range to 1890
Description Skirt: 36.5 - 40.5” - Bodice: 23” long. Dark blue, velvet trimmed stain 2-piece dress. The boned bodice has velvet flocking over entire bodice, 17 brass buttons down front, lace trim on collar and cuffs of the 18.5” long sleeves. Small pocket on side of bodice is also decorated with lace trim. Bodice lined with heavy muslin. Skirt decorated with the same floral flocked velvet down front panel. as well as the skirt “Yoke” at the waistband. 2 rows of appliqued fleur-de-lis around bottom of skirt as well as ONE at the waist. Skirt is shorter in front than the back - creating a train effect.
Accession Number 1975.4562