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Description

White embroidered with geometric pattern of French-knot flowers; drawstring neckline at front and back; Empire waist, fullness gathered in back at waist with double drawstring; short sleeves with finely hemmed, ruffled and one covered button. one tuck at hem, narrow ruffle, slight train, narrow waistband.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1808-1812
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
super
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Dress
dresses (garments)
embroidering
Empire (style)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
stitching
super
Accession Number
1945.17
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Rosanna Thorndike
GUSN
42203

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