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Description

Printed cotton; pink rosebuds on medallion w/ multicolored geometric background. A = dress; bateau neckline shirred at bust & shoulders; long leg o' mutton sleeves w/ shirred cuffs. Shaped waistband; pleats at front w/ cartridge pleats at back. B = Capelet; matching cape w/ ruffled edge. Bodice is boned & not fully lined w/ white cotton. Hem is lined w/ white linen; hook & eye closure at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1837-1840
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1931.1066AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Robert T. Jackson
GUSN
34109

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