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Description

Long; white; yoke w/ narrow tucks; collar and yoke trimmed w/ scalloped edge eyelet; long sleeves w/ cuff of eyelet and bands of narrow tucks and eyelet; hem embroidered w/ flowers and leaves w/ scalloped edge and hem has 30 narrow tucks; 2 buttonholes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
Handwritten note attached at buttonhole: ""Belonged to one of Chace children. Probably 1876.""
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
machine-made
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1969.315
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Lydia Gardiner Chace
GUSN
47711

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