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Union Suit

Description

Swan brand lady's union suit in white ribbed cotton knit, sleeveless, with crocheted trim with white ribbon at neck and arms; in original green Swan brand box.

Details

Label
To be exhibited as part of the Sarah Moore Field Collection.
Maker
Swan Brand Knitting Works (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
Woven label: ""SWISS/MADE/[swan logo]/R.T.M./ SWAN BRAND"" Handwritten on small paper hang tag: D20370 2.25; verso: 407/V
Location of origin
Switzerland
Material
cotton (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Cotton Knit
SUIT, UNION
union suits (long underwear)
Accession Number
1998.5939A-C
Credit Line
Sarah Moore Field Collection
GUSN
23000

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