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Cream glazed linen printed with red, tan and brown triangles forming rows; band collar; loose front; center placket with twenty-two shell buttons; long sleeves; boned darts in front, princess seams in back; skirt gathered in back; bodice lined with white glazed twill with hook and eye closure center front; pocket at right; hem faced with tan wool tape; flounce attached over hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885
Inscriptions
Written in pencil on bodice lining: ""Made 1885 / for / Julia F. Fuller"".
Material
glazing (coating)
linen (material)
machine-made
printing (process)
shell (animal material)
stitching
tin (metal)
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Geometric
geometric patterns
glazing (coating)
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
printing (process)
Shell
shell (animal material)
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
wrappers (garments)
Accession Number
1992.278
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7246

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