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Description

Tunic dress; white mull w/ whitework & bands of lace; ankle length; princess neckline w/ lace trim. Yoke of whitework flowers (large & small) w/ lace medallions; 2 bands of lace inserted in chevron pattern; several narrow tucks beneath lace band in front & back. Elbow length sleeves w/ scalloped edge & large whiteworked flowers; narrow pleats around waist/hip; skirt has shorter overskirt w/ center front panel w/ scalloped edges & underskirt; both have large whitework flowers & scalloped hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1915
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
stitching
whitework
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Edwardian
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
stitching
summer (season)
Walking Wear
whitework
Whitework
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1985.672
GUSN
50519

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