One-piece pink faille dress, York, ca. 1835

Contributed by Brick Store Museum


This one piece pink faille dress has long sleeves gathered at the top, puffed out in the middle and tight at cuff. The full skirt is pleated at the waist and lined with homespun, worn in the McLean family in 1835 in York.

It is shown in the display entitled "Godey's Ladies: An Exhibition of 19th Century Dresses" held at the Brick Store Museum in 1997.

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About This Item

  • Title: One-piece pink faille dress, York, ca. 1835
  • Creation Date: 1835
  • Subject Date: 1835
  • Town: York
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: faille
  • Local Code: 66.142 (Dane Street)
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Brick Store Museum
117 Main Street, Kennebunk, ME 04043
(207) 985-4802

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