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Description

Embroidered mull dress, design of pink w/in blue, small pattern. Empire waist, square neckline, ballooned short sleeves. Bottom trimming and waistline trimming same design. Bottom border of blue leaves. 2 small ruffles above border. No fastenings remain in back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1815
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
sewing (process)
super
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
foliation (pattern)
leaf (plant material)
Leaves
Machine Sewn
Mull
sewing (process)
super
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1998.1513
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23326

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