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Overdress

Description

Coral ribbed silk; pinafore front and back trimmed w/ coral fringe and horizontal bars; waist w/ 2 hooks and eyes; pleated skirt w/ 2 tucks; lined w/ cream silk and white cambric; one pocket.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
reeding
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
cotton (textile)
Cotton, Glazed
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
OVERDRESS
overdresses
reeding
Ribbed
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Accession Number
1942.231
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52927

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