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Scrap

Description

Fragments of silk from Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte's dresses. The numerous pieces from her dresses arrived in a trunk labeled "scraps," a term Bonaparte herself used to describe the material. They vary in color, pattern, material, size, and shape.

Creator

unknown

Date

circa 19th century

Materials

Fabric

Resource ID

3781

Credit Line

The Bonaparte Collection, Gift of Mrs. Charles J. Bonaparte

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.