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Tan linen ground printed with large multi-colored botehs; round neck; open front; bodice lined with white twill; hood and eye closure center front -lining; self ruffle down placket; capped bell sleeves with ruffle edging on cap and sleeve; two ruffled patch pockets; princess seams in bodice back; hem edged with light brown wool tape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
1) Written on tag pinned to neck: (front:) ""F+[crosses out] 21 / 1860-70"" (back:) ""Elinor Larson"". 2) Written in ink on bodice lining: ""Collection of / Elinor Larson"".
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
printing (process)
stitching
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Boteh
boteh
Cotton
cotton (textile)
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
printing (process)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
wrappers (garments)
Accession Number
1992.271
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7252

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