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Fabric fragment

Object Number: 
1945.183
Date: 
1845-1850
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 2 5/8 in. ( 7.6 x 6.7 cm )
Description: 
Gold silk moiré textile fragment.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession record, this scrap of fabric is from the dress worn by Jenny Lind (1820-1887) at the first Castle Garden concert, September 11, 1850.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
Provenance: 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group