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Pinafore

Description

Child's white, linen pinafore with red embroidery. White ruffles with red trim adorn armholes. Cinched at waist by white linen belt. Skirt slightly ruffles at waist. Red embroidery in floral and cross-hatch patterns on breast and possibly applique band on skirt. Closes in back by seven white shell buttons: three above waist, one at belt, and three on skirt. Stitched label on interior back near buttons.

Details

Maker
Individuality (Manufacturer)
Date
1940s
Inscriptions
"Individuality/ REG/ Frocks/ Size 8" (Stitched)
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
thread
trimming (material)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
linen (material)
Pinafore
pinafores
pins (jewelry)
thread
trimming (material)
Dimensions
28 3/8 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2005.6.3
Credit Line
Gift of Victoria Meeks Blair-Smith
GUSN
181306
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