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Description

White/yellowed; broad scoop neckline; capped sleeves and hem trimmed w/ lace; bands of lace inserted at side seams.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
Handwritten note stitched to front: ""#18 - Exhibiter - Cynthia Grace Austin - Linen undergarment worn by one of the children of John Tucker Mansfield. Hand-made lace and insertion. Note fine over and over stitching on selvage where goods is pieced.""
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
SHIRT
shirts
stitching
Accession Number
1988.425
GUSN
41978

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