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Description

Child's dress, cream colored with red-coral bands; "V" front; short sleeves with pink and cream silk fringe; Piping at waistband, neckline and armseye; Hook and eye closure; Bodice lined with white cotton; one pocket.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1855
Material
coral (material)
corals (animals)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Calais (Washington county, Maine)
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Boys' Clothing
Branch
Challis
Coral
coral (material)
corals (animals)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Transfer Printed
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1936.821
GUSN
38772

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