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2-Piece Fancy Dress

Item Information

Title:
2-Piece Fancy Dress
Description:
Cream cotton twill; hip length; bnad collar trimmed with lace ruffle; "The Little Joker" printed in ink on front of jacket; long, straight sleeves; lace-edged pleated crinoline ruffle at wrist; 12 concealed celluloid buttons in back placket from neck to hem; hook and eye at collar back; 3 large eyes- 1 at each shoulder and at collar; fully lined with natural cotton twill; matching knickers have 7-button flap front with 6 additional buttons around waistband; half-belt with buckle at back of waist; flap faced with muslin; 3- buttons at outside seam at kneeband; lined at jacket.
Date:
1993
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
celluloid (cellulosic)
cotton (textile)
crinolines
stitching
lace (needlework)
twill
dresses (garments)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Cotton
Twill
Lace
Crinoline
Celluloid
Hand Stitched
Fancy Dress
Women's Clothing
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Notes:
Gift of Weston Historical Society
Accession #:
1993.328
Identifier:
12035