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Description

Sheer white cotton; drawstring scoop (?) neckline; long sleeves gathered at shoulders. Ribbed & dotted cuffs & edge w/ button at cuff. High waistline w/ fullness for bust. Drawstring waist (originally double); whitework embroidered scalloped band down center front w/ dotted french knots & flowers; continues around hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
whitework
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
Empire
Empire (style)
Hand Stitched
stitching
whitework
Whitework
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1931.1421
GUSN
12798

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