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1974.419.1-2 (RS80592)

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White linen embroidered with wheat branches; Vest(.1) - embroidered (white thread) scalloped edge around neck, front hem and cap sleeves; laced at sides with cotton cord and crochet tassels (balls); matching skirt(.2) with side panels and side closure of hook and eye hidden by placket(?) with decorative crocheted buttons/balls.

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Label
In exhibition: "Inspiring Reform: Boston's Arts and Crafts Movement"; Wellesley College, Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley, MA, February 28-July 14, 1997; Renwick Gallery, NMAA, Washington, D.C., March 6-July 5, 1998.
Maker
Green, Margaret A. (Embroiderer)
Date
1908-1912
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
ENSEMBLE
ensembles (costume)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Summer
summer (season)
Walking Wear
Wheat
wheat straw
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1974.419.1-2
GUSN
49202
Reference Notes
Boyd, Marilee. Inspiring Reform: Boston's Arts and Crafts Movement. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1997._____ Note _____companyied show at Wellesley College, Davis Museum and Cultural Center
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