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Tan linen ground printed with wavy brown and red stripes and rows of red and blue geometric sprig; deep, rounded collar trimmed with piping and ruffle; hook and eye closure; bodice gathered to piped yoke; long, full sleeves with drawstring at waist; body and sleeves lined with brown linen printed with black, brown and tan large floral trail; bodice lined with white (discolored) linen; self ties at waist from side seams; skirt gathered to bodice at back with inside drawstring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840s
Material
linen (material)
printing (process)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
Geometric
geometric patterns
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
printing (process)
stitching
Striped
stripes
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
wrappers (garments)
Accession Number
1992.253
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7241

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