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Overdress

Description

Chine--beige w/ brown and pink chine "dots"--trimmed w/ fuschia silk ribbon; pinafore top w/ 5 buttons; bows at shoulders; lined w/ brown glazed cotton/cambric; buttonholes at waist; pointed hem; sash of same fabric w/ rosette and ribbons.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1865
Inscriptions
Handwritten on waistband: Most is illegible: ""--- March 31?""
Material
chiné technique
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Chine'
chiné technique
Geometric
geometric patterns
Girls' clothing
Hand Stitched
OVERDRESS
overdresses
silk (textile)
stitching
Accession Number
1923.538AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Cummings
GUSN
29983

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