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Girl’s Dress1885The Metropolitan Museum of ArtREFUGEE CHILDREN ARE DYING EVERY DAY.PLEASE DONATE TO HELPAmerican Red Cross (Canadian) (British) (Australian)Islamic Relief Fund USADoctors Without Borders/Médécins Sans FrontiersUNICEFUN Refugee Agency

1885 Culture: American This is an elaborate evening dress made for a child. It is unusual to see a fully boned and fitted bodice made in this small of a size, possibly for a six to eight year old.

Reception dress, 1877  From the Cincinnati Art Museum

Cincinnati Museum of Art. Reception Dress (Bodice and Skirt), Selina Cadwallader Cincinnati, Ohio, United States: silk, linen.

Gray wool wedding ensemble, American (second bodice), 1887

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Gray wool wedding ensemble, American (second bodice), 1887

Dress Date: 1880s Culture: British Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 54 1/2 in. (138.4 cm) Length at CB (b): 41 in. (104.1 cm) Credit Line: Gift of The New York Historical Society, 1979 Accession Number: 1979.346.43a, b

Dress Date: Culture: British Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 54 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 41 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of The New York Historical Society, 1979 Accession Number: b

Dress  Madame Dellac  (American)  Date: ca. 1878 Culture: American Medium: silk

Silk and Velvet Dress (rear view) Circa 1878 -- Madame Dellac -- American -- Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute

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I'm certain this is an earlier dress, remade with the large sleeves (explaining the two-tone sleeves, lack of velvet elsewhere except as easily-added accent)

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