DRESS, 1869-1872

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Green striped silk
Gift of Mrs. Albert Thompson 

The bright color is likely a result of the newly discovered synthetic dyes.  The skirt is elliptical in shape with the emphasis towards the back, which is highlighted with the Swallowtail peplum, apron skirted train, and ruffles.

Accession Number: CLF32AC - Click To Request Information.

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