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Description

Short; white; woven check (small scale); neckline and short puffed sleeves w/ pointed folded back cuffs have trim of handmade rick-rack; gathered at back at waistband (no waistband at front); drawstring neckline; 2 hooks and eyes at back.

Details

Maker
Weld, Betsey (Maker)
Date
ca. 1828
Material
cotton (textile)
dimity
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Checked
checker pattern
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Dimity
dimity
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1928.1058A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon
GUSN
32373

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