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Slip - long

Description

White; plain except for narrow band of eyelet embroidery at capped sleeves; drawstring neckline; skirt gathered all around w/ fine cartridge pleats; 3 pearl buttons. Heavily starched--like paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
SLIP
slips (underwear)
stitching
Accession Number
1969.5977
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15144

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