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Dressing Gown

1942.193 (RS80621)

Description

Cotton; printed w/ red & white floral trail & heart shape patterned background. High neckline; long sleeves w/ buttoned cuff; "v" shaped yoke; front & back epaulets. Collar, yoke & epaulets trimmed w/ contrasting geometric border print; hook & eye closure at neckline; snap closure at yoke. Inner bodice lined w/ white cotton; center front of lining is banded w/ self fabric & has 4 buttons & holes. Self tie belt attached at center back w/ 1 button closure; deep ruffle at hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1898-1902
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dressing gowns
floral patterns
Floral Trail
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
machine-made
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.193
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52915

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