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Description

Pink gauze printed w/ bunches of green, red, blue and yellow berries; scoop neck; short sleeves; pink ribbon trims neck and sleeves; shirring at waist; bodice lined w/ white cotton; hook and eye closure; "stays" in bodice.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Handwritten note at hem: ""Girl's Dress--70 or 80 years old. Loaned by Mrs. Bonney.""
Material
gauze
printing (process)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Berry
berry
DRESS
dresses (garments)
gauze
Girls' clothing
Hand Stitched
printing (process)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's Clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1932.2044
GUSN
35154

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