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Description

White dress with a shirred and high waisted bodice; capped sleeves and neck trimmed with net; net insert from the neckline to the hem and around hem with embroidered garland; sleeves and center front trimmed with scalloped and couched applique; hem of same applique work to form row of diamonds; drawstring neckline and waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1820
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Dress
dresses (garments)
embroidering
festoon (motif)
geometric patterns
stitching
Accession Number
1987.155
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Flavin
GUSN
51392

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