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Description

Short; white; shirred bodice; eyelet neckline; scalloped edged capped sleeves trimmed w/ eyelet; eyelet waistband; 5 tucks on skirt; drawstring neckline; 5 hooks and eyes covered w/ placket w/ 11 covered buttons.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1853
Inscriptions
Handwritten note on attached tag: ""Muslin Dress of Child 1853.""
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Girls' clothing
Hand Stitched
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1935.457
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lilias Page
GUSN
37798

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