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Description

White cotton mull printed with horizontal stripes of pink bands (consisting of bar motif) with fan motif and scalloped border; "V" shaped neckline has self ruffle; shirred shoulder seams; bodice is boned and has "V" shaped 3/4 white linen lining; long sleeves have 4 bands of self-ruching with deep ruffle; bodice gathered into "V" shape at waist front and back; three flounces on skirt; skirt gathered onto waistband.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1853-1857
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
super
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
day (time of day)
Day Wear
Daywear
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Mull
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Stripe
stripes
Summer
summer (season)
super
Transfer Printed
Walking Wear
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1963.45
GUSN
46725

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