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Description

Rose wool (tan warp, maroon weft); notched collar; shirt 4-button placket below collar; 3 tucks in each shoulder; small slash pocket at right; dropped waist; long straight sleeves with notch at wrist; tan silk lining at back yoke; penle (? illegible) linguine strap with snap closure pinned to left shoulder seam; skirt has smooth center panel, stitched down pleats to side seams; back of dress 1 piece of fabric-- no waist; unlined; hem faced with copper silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1926-1927
Inscriptions
Black ink stamp on white twill tape, stapled to right side seam of skirt above hem: ""D361F 4""
Material
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's Clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1993.272
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11918

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