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Description

White; allover eyelet embroidery of small sprigs; squared neckline; 2 bands of eyelet at shoulder. Short, full sleeves trimmed w/ scalloped embroidery w/ net inserts; embroidered band & darts at front & waistband; 5 tucks at hem. Lower edge w/ same trim at sleeves; skirt gathered at back w/ drawstring; bodice lined w/ cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1828
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Sprig
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1940.909
GUSN
40769

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