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Dress 1841 - 1843 (1947.2262)

Object Name: dress

Date: 1841-1843

Accession Number: 1947.2262
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • cotton
Support
 
Technique
  • printed
Description

Cotton dress, printed with broad stripes checked in red against a shaded dull red background, alternationg with shaded fawn stripes printed with white spots and barred horizontally with dark brown.

Bodice lined with white cotton. Fairly wide V-neck. Front and side seams boned. Centre back opening fastening with eight hooks and loops, hook and eye at waist under bow. Long sleeves. Two hook and loop fastenings at the wrist. Hem lined with fawn twilled cotton.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 133.4 cm
Width:
Depth:

Type: Shoulder to waist
Height: 34.3
Width:
Depth:

Type: Waist
Height:
Width: 68.6
Depth:

Type: Hem
Height:
Width: 340.4
Depth: