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Description

Long; white; elaborately embroidered bodice front, sleeves and front skirt panel--w/ "C" scroll central medallion w/ lace, small flowers and leaves; double ruffled sleeves w/ scalloped edge neckline, sleeves and hem; drawstring neckline.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
stitching
stylization
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1940.534
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Hope Gray
GUSN
40624

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