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Dress

Dress

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1850-1859 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven brown woollen fabric with pink silk patterned gauze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E.G. Hughes

  • Museum number:

    T.17-1930

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Brown woollen material and pink silk patterned gauze. Cut moderately high at the neck with short bell-shaped sleeves. The skirt is long and full, with three deep flounces in pink gauze with a floral pattern.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1850-1859 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Woven brown woollen fabric with pink silk patterned gauze

Dimensions

Height: 54 in, Width: 17.5 in across shoulders, Circumference: 29 in waist

Object history note

Registered File number 1930/1461.

Descriptive line

Brown wool with pink gauze flounces a disposition; England; 1850s.

Materials

Wool (textile); Silk gauze

Techniques

Weaving

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Women's clothes

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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