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CHEMISE

Description

White linen; scalloped embroidered edges on the broad square neckline & the cap sleeves; neck trim is later cotton addition.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1824
Inscriptions
Written in ink at neckline: ""Rebecca Jane Parker/1824""
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
CHEMISE
chemises (underwear)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1957.5
GUSN
45905

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