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Description

Wine cotton plaid w/ white, tan & brown checks; bodice has high neckline, pointed collar, long sleeves & vertical pleats front & back. Hook & eye clsoure down center front to waist; bodice boned. Skirt has box pleats in front & is gathered into waistband at back; plum wool tape at hem. Bodice has crisscross blouson front at waist; peter pan collar; long sleeves gathered at shoulders.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1888-1891
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Plaid
plaids
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1984.8
Credit Line
In memory of Virginia Frost of Swansea, MA.
GUSN
50413

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