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Description

White cotton; piped V-neckline at front; shirred & smocked at shoulders & waist front & back. Long sleeves are banded at shoulder w/ eyelet ruffle & piping; gathered onto piped cuff w/ hook & eye closure. Straight waistband; cartridge pleats all around; hook & eye closure at center back; plain skirt.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1832-1841
Material
cotton (textile)
smocking (process)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
Smocked
smocking (process)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1987.153
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Flavin
GUSN
51390

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