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White striped high 3 ruffled collar, Empire waistband of eyelet, long sleeves of ruffled cuff and covered button with buttonhole, short puffed over sleeve gathered and piped, eyelet band. 16 covered buttons down center front, 3 buttonholes at neck; fullness at back between shoulders with piped and narrow ruffle at edge, straight silhouette.

Details

Label
In exhibition "Fashion on the Ohio Frontier, 1790-1840" at the Kent State University Museum, July 26, 2003-January 18, 2004.
Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1820
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
super
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
Mull
stitching
Striped
stripes
super
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1935.447
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lilias Page
GUSN
37794

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