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Description

Sheer cream with vertical stripes; drawstring neckline at front and back - embroidered with floral spray and serpentine foliate band (white chain stitch). Long sleeves with silk, ruched wrists. Drawstring at back waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1812-1816
Material
embroidering
muslin
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
muslin
Muslin
scrolling foliage
Serpentine
serpentine (shape)
Spray
stitching
Striped
stripes
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1945.18
GUSN
53938

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