1837 Silk Dress.(Image via Philadelphia Museum of Art)

Woman's Dress Artist/maker unknown, American and English Silk: c. Dress: c. 1837 Silk satin and tobine (cannelé) stripes brocaded with colored silks Philadelphia Museum of Art

1825 Dress - that's the Met's date but I think it's more c.1837-39 - I agree! There's no way sleeves like that are from 1825, not to mention the placement of the waist and shoulders.

1825 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 49 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of various donors, 1982 Accession Number:

Dress Date: 1832–35 Culture: European Medium: silk

Dress Date: 1832–35 Culture: European Medium: silk

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