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Description

White; high standing collar (5 1/2"); ruffled with 3 tucks (3 3/4"); shoulder deep reinforcement; 2 small pearl buttonsat neck, one at each cuff; gathered and gusseted sleeves; top stitching at collar and cuffs; linen collar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Inscriptions
Cross stitched in brown thread at lower right front: ""L H W""
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Empire
Empire (style)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Men's clothing
SHIRT
shirts
stitching
Accession Number
1945.101
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. S. B. Blaisdell
GUSN
53973

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