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Sack

Description

Woman's sack. White cotton dimity; small pointed collar with attached self-ruffle; 4 celluloid buttons from collar halfway down body; long sleeves gathered to wristband with attached ruffle; silk covered button at wrist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Material
celluloid (cellulosic)
cotton (textile)
dimity
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Celluloid
celluloid (cellulosic)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dimity
Dimity
Hand Stitched
SACK
sacks (dresses)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Accession Number
1993.224
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11723

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