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Description

Short; white; scalloped eyelet along neckline and ruffled sleeves; sleeves and hem embroidered w/ stylized leaf garland in chain stitch; eyelet waistband; fullness at top and waist w/ cartridge pleats; drawstring neckline; one pearl button and loop at waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1860
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
festoon (motif)
Foliate Garland
Hand Stitched
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1938.569
GUSN
39747

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