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Description

White linen ground printed with pink ombre'd chine' stripe; round neckline; ruffle-edged yoke extending into cap sleeves; piping at neck, yoke, center, armseyes, sleeve seams and waist; boned darts; pointed waist extending over skirt; hook and eye closure center back; long sleeves with hook and eye at wrist; bodice lined with twill; sleeves lined with linen; skirt cartridge-pleated all around; pocket at right.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850s
Inscriptions
Handwritten tag tied to back: ""#6 / Elinor Larson"".
Material
chiné technique
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
machine-made
printing (process)
stitching
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Chine'
chiné technique
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
printing (process)
stitching
Striped
stripes
Transfer Printed
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1992.261
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7257

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