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Afternoon dress

Afternoon dress

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860-1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Patterned silk

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Norman Robinson, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    T.189-1929

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Patterned blue and white silk. The diaper pattern is of small sprigs with trefoil leaf and berries in white. Bodice and overskirt are trimmed with strips of blue and black satin and blue silk fringe.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1860-1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Patterned silk

Dimensions

Weight: 1.5 kg

Object history note

Registered File number 1929/11817.

Descriptive line

Patterned blue and white silk; England; ca. 1860-1870.

Materials

Silk (textile); Fringe

Techniques

Sewing; Satin weave

Subjects depicted

Trefoil leaf; Berries

Categories

Women's clothes

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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