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Description

White dotted chenille; high neckline. Raised dots fabric. High waistline with pocket at right front. Bodice lined with cotton. Hook and eye at neck. Drawstring at waist. Small panel inserted at side seams near hem. Hem lined with linen. Items B & C are cuffs? of lace.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1804-1814
Material
chenille (yarn)
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Chenille
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Empire
Empire (style)
Hand Stitched
Possibly chenille (yarn)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1965.97A-C
GUSN
12856

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