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1931.330AB (RS80958)

Description

Printed white ground w/ purple medallions of George Washington alternating w/ red shield depicting scales of justice & "Peace"; "1776" also part of medallions. Collar & 7 buttons; long sleeves w/ turned back cuff & ruffled hem; fullness at back of skirt; 1 pocket.

Details

Maker
American Print Works (Manufacturer)
Date
1876-1879
Inscriptions
Printed allover pattern: 1. Oval medallion w/: ""1776"" 2. Shield w/: ""Peace"" & scales of Justice.
Location of origin
Fall River, MA, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Centennial
centennials
Classical Figure
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
George Washington
Hand Stitched
Medallion
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Transfer Printed
wedding dresses
Accession Number
1931.330AB
GUSN
13718
Reference Notes
Montgomery, F.. Printed Textiles. [No Publisher].

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