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Day dress, early 1860s. Purple and white striped silk taffeta set of bodice and skirt, worn over crinoline. Pagoda sleeves with bows; frills on bodice and hem of skirt. Kyoto Costume Institute

Woman’s evening or dinner dress trimmed with silk-satin ruching, 1865-1867. (S1982-64-281 Wm. Penn) Garibaldis, Engageantes and Cages: American Fashions of the Civil War Era, 1840-1870