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Description

White linen; inset square yoke of geometric eyelet; double row of ornamental covered buttons at left of bodice; hook and eye closure center back to waist, continuing down upper third of skirt at left; elbow-length dolman sleeves; cuffs match yoke; bodice sewn to skirt, no waistband; stitched down center panels front and back; back panel stitched down to knees, creating sligh fullness in back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1909-1913
Inscriptions
Embroidered in green silk floss inside center front at waist: ""X""
Material
cotton (textile)
eyelets (components)
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
textiles
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1993.271
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11917

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