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Chemisette

Description

Linen chemisette. Sleeveless w/ banded waist. Eyelet embroidery at neck and down front. Ruffled front w/ 4 panels. 3 buttons (one missing) for closure at front and 2 metal clasps at banded botton. Machine chain stitching also down front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1865
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BLOUSE
Chain Stitched
chemisettes
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Accession Number
2001.139
GUSN
26783

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