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Object Number 1986.020.0001 a-c
Object Name Ensemble, Dress & Jacket
Date 1912-1914
Culture American
Description Purple wool and purple velvet dress, jacket and dickie with braid, lace trim. Dress: wool, V neck, inset silk, lace and chiffon as at sleeves, asymmetrically draped skirt, velvet bands applied, ankle length. Jacket: velvet, cut away as tails, braid trim, short sleeves to elbow, gilt braid and faceted fastening at high waist. Dickie: cream machine lace, standing collar.
Material Wool/Velvet/Lace/Silk/Chiffon
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Outerwear
Credit line gift of Jean B. Gibson
Exhibit History-Exhibit # 189
Label Made by Theodora Jocelyn Ferguson for wedding, November 12, 1912,