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Description

Short; white (yellowed); front has "V" panel w/ eyelet ruffles and embroidered w/ stylized central flower w/ leaves and berries? w/ lace insert; short sleeves w/ double eyelet sleeves; waistband of cutwork meander; hem has narrow bands of eyelet and embroidery; drawstring neckline; 3 covered buttons.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
stitching
stylization
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1940.544
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Hope Gray
GUSN
40626

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