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Blouse

Description

Brown, blue, purple and white plaid ? and ribbed silk w/ horizontal satin stripe; narrow band collar; 8 buttonholes w/ 7 blue and brass buttons down center front; placket trimmed w/ 2 rows of blue moire ribbon; hook and eye at top and bottom of placket; waist gathered at front and center back and ornamented w/ blue and brass buttons; sloping shoulder; long full sleeves w/ vertical tucks at shoulder--gathered to 1-button cuff trimmed w/ moire ribbon; body lined w/ light brown cotton twill; sleeves lined w/ tan glazed linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
reeding
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BLOUSE
blouses (main garments)
Boys' Clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Plaid
plaids
reeding
Ribbed
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
Accession Number
1935.1479
GUSN
38284

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