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Silk dress, ca. 1860

Contributed by Brick Store Museum

The lilac and green striped silk dress at left dates from about 1860. It was loaned by the Westbrook College campus of the University of New England to the Brick Store Museum for a 1997 exhibit entitled, "Godey's Ladies: An Exhibition of 19th Century Dresses."

The green and black silk brocade dress at right, on loan from Pejepscot Historical Society, also dates to 1860.

Other Information


  • Title: Silk dress, ca. 1860
  • Creation Date: circa 1860
  • Subject Date: circa 1860
  • State: ME
  • Media: Silk
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Brick Store Museum
117 Main Street, Kennebunk, ME 04043
(207) 985-4802
http://www.brickstoremuseum.org

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LC Subject Headings

Clothing and dress
Dresses
Women--Clothing & dress

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