Blue and green silk gauze evening dress with feather design woven into fabric. Silk satin rouleaux trim embellishes the sleeves, bodice, and skirt hem.
Silk gauze, silk satin
15 inches (shoulder), 31 inches (bust), 26 inches (waist), 52 inches (skirt length)
Worn by Mary Pennington Rutter (1779-1850).
Gift of Mrs. Olive Rutter Parks and Miss Mary Alice Rutter
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