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Description

A=Blouse; B=Skirt. Pale blue & cream cotton plain weave. A=Blouse - wide, pointed collar; short sleeves; darts; bands of cream cotton drawn work at collar & center front. 4 pearl (plastic) shank buttons. B=Skirt - matching; just below knee length; box pleats all around; self-waistband w/ hook & eye & snaps at right side. 10 bands of drawn work (vertically arranged); flared.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1970
Inscriptions
1. Woven label on skirt waistband: ""BEREA COLLEGE/ STUDENT INDUSTRIES/ BEREA, KENTUCKY"" 2. Stamped on zipper: ""TALON"" 3. Stamped on snaps: ""MPRY""
Material
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
hand weaving
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Kentucky (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
day (time of day)
Day Wear
drawn thread work
Drawnwork
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
hand weaving
machine-made
stitching
Women's clothing
Woven
Accession Number
1990.43AB
GUSN
12876

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