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Brown-on-white chine' printed linen with border pattern of tan and red floral with center stripe of brown and red foliate serpentine; border printed used at collar, on either side of center placket, and at hem; pointed collar; long straight sleeves; six simulated-wood celluloid buttons at center front; one-piece body, straight; full self-lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870s-1890s
Material
chiné technique
linen (material)
printing (process)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Chine'
chiné technique
Floral
floral patterns
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
printing (process)
scrolling foliage
Serpentine
serpentine (shape)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
wrappers (garments)
Accession Number
1992.302
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7245

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