Costume, Division of Social History, National Museum of American History
Date: about 1860
Credit: Costume, Division of Social History, National Museum of American History
Dimensions / Weight
Dimensions: 63" H x 48" W x 48" D
2 pieces of gray, maroon, and white brocaded silk. Made in Paris.
This type of fashionable and expensive garment would have allowed a woman spying for the Confederacy access to proper social events.
Country: United States
War: Civil War