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18th century costume.

Image ID: 118498

18th century costume.

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Image Title

:  18th century costume.

Item Physical Description

: 22 x 16.5 cm


: [From the label:] "(a) Of yellow damask silk; skirt pinked at the edges. This dress is a good example of an evening gown as worn by ladies in the American Colonies about the outbreak of the Revolutionary War. (b) The small silver rhinestone brooch on the dress is original and was worn by a member of the family of Charles Carroll, of Carrollton, Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Maryland. (c) The white satin slippers (French) wer ....
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: "The Pageant of America" Collection / v.12 - The American spirit in art / (unpublished photographs) / Costumes

Source Description

: Approx. 8,000 photographs


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 118498

Record ID

: 136944

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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