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Undershirt

Description

White linen; scoop neck; sleeveless; embroidered scalloped edges at neck, armholes and hem; 2 button shoulder straps; embroidered French knots amd floral scrolls center front neck and hem; in original folds.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1920
Inscriptions
1) Blue on white woven label at left shoulder: ""Best & Co./ LILIPUTIAN BAZAAR/ [hand with little fingers on it]"" 2) Ink stamp inside neck in back: ""6175-F (?)""
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
French Knot
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Scalloped
scalloping
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
stitching
UNDERSHIRT
undershirts
Accession Number
1993.173
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11472

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