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Year Donated


Item Description

Color: Royal blue and white

Fabric Construction: Satin- royal blue with white dots

Fiber Content: Silk with cotton lace; lined with cotton; silk tassels; silk under lace at neck

Style: Long

Silhouette: Tubular

Garment Top: Monobosom

Skirt or Pants: Long, has train

Neckline: Stand up collar and lace collar (blue ribbons run through collar)

Waist: Short waisted

Sleeve: Long, puffy sleeves

Closure: Hook and eyes

Decorative Detail: Silk tassels, lace collar, crocheted patches in skirt

Condition of Object: Excellent

Note: Bodice lining has been replaced with muslin, original was blue silk- probably shot. Muslin not too well constructed.

August 1987: Replaced lining of bib with new crepe. Silk of original was shot. Bias (blue) still needs to be replaced in "ladders"- China silk needs to be sent for. Washed bib and removed stains. Replaced collar with silk as acetate ribbon (white) and pink taffeta (acetate) had been used- obviously placed there when lining was replaced (rebuilt)

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