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Description

White; tall collar with 2 buttons and buttonholes; inset long sleeves, gathered at shoulders adn cuffs with gusset under arm; shirt gathered onto collar front and back; gussets at neck; on shoulder seams; shoulder seam and armscye reinforced with linen; shirt opened at sides near hem; front opening reinforced with linen diamond, edged with 4" ruffle.

Details

Maker
Shaw, E. K. (Maker)
Date
1827
Inscriptions
Handwritten at lower left back near side seam: ""Lemuel Shaw's. Made by/E. K. Shaw before she was/five years old. 1827""
Material
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
linen (material)
Men's clothing
SHIRT
shirts
stitching
Accession Number
1949.64
GUSN
54915

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