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Dress - Baptismal

Description

White; 3 bands of embroidery on bodice front; same embroidered bands on puffed capped sleeves and waistband; scalloped hem embroidered w/ flower and leaf motif w/ net insert; drawstring neckline.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Christening
christenings
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Garland
Hand Stitched
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1928.445
GUSN
32125

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