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Description

White linen; gathered to yoke; short sleeves, Valenciennes edging on sleeves & yoke.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1846
Inscriptions
1. ""MDL Higginson/8-46"" 2. ""H"" - in red inside neckline
Material
Valenciennes
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
CHEMISE
chemises (underwear)
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
Linen
linen (material)
stitching
Trousseau
trousseaux
Valenciennes
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1987.156
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Flavin
GUSN
51393

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