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Dress (England), ca. 1770

This is a Dress. It was manufactured by Bromley Hall. It is dated ca. 1770 and we acquired it in 1960. Its medium is cotton and its technique is printed by engraved copper plate on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W (Height of Center back; Shoulder Width; Waist circumference): 142.2 × 30.5 × 71.1 cm (56 × 12 × 28 in.)

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Dress (England), ca. 1770; Manufactured by Bromley Hall (United Kingdom); cotton; H x W (Height of Center back; Shoulder Width; Waist circumference): 142.2 × 30.5 × 71.1 cm (56 × 12 × 28 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1960-72-2

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