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Description

White; very fine linen; high collar (5"); no ruffle; reinforced shoulders and armscyes, gathered at neck; sleeves gusseted and gathered; topstitching on cuffs and collar (turnover collar); 1 button at collar and cuffs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Inscriptions
Cross stitched in red thread in lower right front: ""J V L S/6""
Material
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Empire
Empire (style)
Hand Stitched
linen (material)
Men's clothing
SHIRT
shirts
stitching
Accession Number
1988.159
GUSN
41527

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