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Description

White; high collar (3 3/4"); ruffled front (4"); 2 panel buttons at collar, 1 at each cuff; reinforced shoulder and armscye; gathered and gusseted sleeves; topstitching at collar and cuffs; deep cuffs with rounded edges. Large "diamond" at base of ruffle/placket.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink at lower right front: ""Lemuel Shaw No 8/58""
Material
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
Judicial
linen (material)
Men's clothing
SHIRT
shirts
stitching
Topstitched
Accession Number
1916.141
GUSN
27353

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