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White pinafore

Description

Child's white, linen pinafore. Ankle-length, jewel neck, ruffled armholes. Cinches at waist by a linen belt tied in back. Four white shell buttons fasten pinafore in back. Stitched label on interior of back.

Details

Maker
Best & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1940
Inscriptions
"Best & Co. / FIFTH AVE./ NEW YORK" (Stitched label)
Material
buttons (fasteners)
cotton (textile)
shell (animal material)
thread
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
buttons (fasteners)
cotton (textile)
Pinafore
pinafores
pins (jewelry)
shell (animal material)
thread
Dimensions
24 13/16 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2005.6.2
Credit Line
Gift of Victoria Meeks Blair-Smith
GUSN
181303
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