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Description

Beige heavy twill printed with large-scale floral meander in yellow and brown; round neckline with piping; bodice has center-front opening but no means of closure; darts in front, princess seams in back; long sleeves; piped self waistband; skirt gathered all around.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850s
Inscriptions
Written on tag pinned to neck: ""#13"".
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
printing (process)
stitching
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
floral patterns
Geometric Meander
Hand Stitched
machine-made
meanders (patterns)
printing (process)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1992.272
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7255

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