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Child's drawers

Description

White; waistband has 3 pearls buttons on one side; 2 buttonholes on other side w/ side open; 8 pearl buttons at legs. Pantalets buttoned on to legs. Reused materials--coarse muslin--sheet?

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Inscriptions
Embroidery cross stitch above button hole in black: ""J""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRAWERS
drawers (furniture components)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
stitching
Accession Number
1969.6319
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15033

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