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Description

Ivory silk & wool; standing band collar w/ wire support; lace V-shaped yoke; lace collar w/ epaulettes over ivory fabric. Long, raglan sleeves w/ turned back lace cuffs w/ hook & eye closure; lined w/ white cambric; blouson front w/ overlapping snap closure trimmed w/ lace. Cream satin belt & buckle; boned; pleated; ankle length underskirt lined w/ white cambric; pocket w/ snap closure hidden in lining of right front hem. Overskirt reaches just below knees; lined w/ white china silk; snap closure & pleat at center front; pointed yoke at back meets raglan sleeve. Lace has oval medallions w/ flower in center; edged w/ trim of tiny cream pom-poms.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1913-1914
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cambric
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1991.6
GUSN
1200

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