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Description

White; high collar (4 1/2"); fluted front (3"); one pearl button at neck; gathered and gusseted at collar and sleeves; sleeves gathered at cuffs; one pearl button at cuff; topstitching at collar and cuffs. Retains original pressed shape - sleeves and fluting; shoulder yoke.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1854
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink at lower right front: ""John Bayonet No 3 April 1854"" John Bayonet = John Bryant
Material
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
laundries (businesses)
Laundry
linen (material)
Men's clothing
SHIRT
shirts
stitching
Accession Number
1990.458
Credit Line
Gift of Richard Thornton Fisher, Anne Fisher Tatlock, Faith Fisher Forbes, Charles Paine Fisher and John Bryant Fisher
GUSN
13209

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