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CHEMISE

Description

White linen; plain; body gathered to narrow yoke; ruffled broad square neckline, folding back on shoulders & fastened w/ a button; short puffed sleeves w/ ruffled cuffs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1835
Inscriptions
Written in ink on left front: ""Lydia H. Collar""
Material
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
CHEMISE
chemises (underwear)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Monogram
monograms
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1922.774
GUSN
1387

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