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Description

Long; white; high waisted bodice and capped sleeves w/ vertical bands of eyelet alternating w/ bands of embroidered net; sides and back of dotted bullion knots; center back open to hem w/ scalloped and embroidered edge and hem; 6 large floral (spiral) medallions at hem of skirt w/ net inserts and foliate garland; drawstring neckline and waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1815
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
Linen
linen (material)
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1940.543
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Hope Gray
GUSN
40625

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