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Description

White cotton; open neckline w/ scalloped eyelet trim. Off-shoulder double sleeves w/ shirt puffed over sleeve. Cuffs of both sleeves trimmed w/ scalloped and floral eyelet bands. V-shaped bodice created by vertical bands of eyelets alternating w/ bands of shirred cotton. No waistband. Hook & eye at back; skirt gathered between shoulders. Thirteen narrow tucks w/ scalloped floral eyelet hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1825
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1919.143
GUSN
28649
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