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Short Gown

Description

White linen printed w/ red strawberries; low drawstring neckline; drawstring at waist back; long sleeves; bodice is pierced. High waist; V-inserted panel at center back w/ box pleats.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1825
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
berry
block printing (relief printing process)
BODICE
bodices
Empire
Empire (style)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
stitching
Strawberry
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1991.92A
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret L. Platt
GUSN
13097

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