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Sarah Polk's satin brocade gown

Sarah Polk's satin brocade gown

Credit
Division of Political History, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institute

Sarah Polk's satin brocade gown

A blue satin brocade gown in the First Ladies Hall at the Smithsonian Institution, features flounces in the center of the skirt, the edges trimmed with floral ribbons characteristic of the Pompadour style.

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