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Object Name: dress

Date: 1860-1862

Accession Number: 1947.2411
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Purchased

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
  • cotton
Support
 
Technique
  • figured
Description

Brown figured silk, figured with large flower and festoon design in black. Trimmed with white ruched silk ribbon and black ruched silk ribbon.

Lined with white glazed cotton. Front fastening to high round neck, trimmed with three black ribbon rosettes. Very wide three quarter sleeves, open at outer arm to elbow. Skirt fastening on left. Pokcet on right. hem edged with black woollen braid, lined with black cotton.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 162.6 cm
Width:
Depth:

Type: Shoulder to waist
Height: 39.4
Width:
Depth:

Type: Waist
Height:
Width: 63.5
Depth:

Type: Hem
Height:
Width: 355.6
Depth: