Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912

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Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
  • Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
  • Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
  • Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
  • Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
  • Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
  • Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
  • Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
  • Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
  • Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912

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Description

A linen summer dress made from a heavier-weight natural linen in an ecru or cream color. It features a lace yoke and inset lace at the cuffs and hems. The dress also features a lace belt. The dress is cut narrow through the hips, a silhouette popular in the early 19teens leading up to World War I. The dress closes at the front with a complicated array of hooks and eyes to create a seamless appearance.

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About This Item

  • Title: Ecru summer dress, ca. 1912
  • Creation Date: circa 1912
  • Subject Date: circa 1912
  • Media: linen, cotton
  • Dimensions: 54 cm x 32 cm
  • Local Code: A86-74
  • Collection: Costume collection
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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