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Description

Blue, gray & red plaid cotton (madras); shirtwaist dress; collar & shirt sleeves turned back; button center front w/ blue plastic buttons. 2 Pockets; placket front resembles shirt; loops for belt (no belt?) slim cut.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1965
Inscriptions
[sheet doesn't say where inscriptions are located] 1. ""Betty Winston"" 2. ""582"" 3. ""Hand loomed/ Madras/ Guaranteed to Bleach/ Imported from India""
Location of origin
India
Material
cotton (textile)
hand weaving
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Loomed
Hand Stitched
hand weaving
machine-made
Plaid
plaids
stitching
summer (season)
Walking Wear
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1990.34
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Eliza Kimball, Helen Chase Kimball-Brooke and Lee Kimball Bryon
GUSN
12874

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