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Carriage dress
(c. 1830)

Medium
silk (Gros de Naples), cotton (lace), metal (buckle, hooks and eyes)
Measurements
153.0 cm (centre back) 34.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
(England)
Inscription
none
Accession Number
D124-1974
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Schofield Collection. Purchased with the assistance of a special grant from the Government of Victoria, 1974
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Peacock blue gros de Naples with vandyked trimming piped in matching blue satin, with gigot sleeves and a two-tiered pelerine.