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Description

Long; white; black bunch of wheat tied w/ bow hand drawn in ink around hem; short, puffed sleeves gathered at armhole w/ insert of rick-rack and trimmed w/ rick-rack; rick-rack and tucks at hem; drawstring neckline and waistband; open down center back to hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830
Material
cotton (textile)
ink
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Drawn
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Foliate Spray
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
Infant Boys' Clothing
Ink
ink
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1938.399
GUSN
39701

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