Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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woman's dress
  • unknown Tolupan (Jicaque) maker
  • woman's dress, late 1800s–2007
  • Where object was made: Honduras
  • cotton, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width: 93 x 88 cm
    Object Height/Width: 36 5/8 x 34 5/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7304

The short sleeved dress has a gathered skirt. The light brown cloth has an allover pattern in red and pink flowers. There are three patches in dark red and white stripes, at the neck, the front of the bodice, and the back of the skirt. There is a grey patch on the bodice as well. It has an off white waistband and wide edging at the rounded neckline.