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Description

Medium blue; broad neckline; shirred "v" front and back and shirred short sleeves; piping at neck, sleeves and waist; ruched and shirred shirt, skirt lined wtih tan cotton; bodice lined with white cotton. Blue acorn pendants at back closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Location of origin
Massachusetts, New England
Material
cotton (textile)
taffeta
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Dress
dresses (garments)
taffeta
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1945.100
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. S. B. Blaisdell
GUSN
53972

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