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Dressing Gown

Description

Cotton; calico print; cream ground w/ pattern of aubergine flowers w/ brown stems & leaves; picotage ground. High neckline w/ Peter Pan collar; long sleeves from dropped shoulder. Collar & cuffs trimmed w/ double row of white cord; 11 blue & white checked buttons center front from collar to hem. Body & sleeves fully self-lined; piping at armscye; sleeve gathered at elbow for ease in movement. Mother Hubbard style.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dressing gowns
Floral
floral patterns
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1932.1042
GUSN
35071

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