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Embroidered skirt and cambric basque.

Image ID: 828072

Embroidered skirt and cambric basque. (1853)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Embroidered skirt and cambric basque.

Published Date

: 1853

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16 x 14 cm. (6 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Embroidered skirt, to wear with a thin black silk, white muslin, or cambric basque. They are often used for the open dressing-gowns so much in favor. This is of white cambric, very full and long, with a moderate hem running around the bottom. The front breadth is en tablier, or apron fashion, the apron being composed of alternate rows of very fine tucks and English embroidery insertion. The whole is edged by a row edging ....
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Original Source

: From Godey's lady's book. (Philadelphia : [s.n.] 1830-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- skirt

Source Description

: 1 folder (16 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 828072

Record ID

: 712172

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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