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Description

White linen ground printed withd brown pin dots and large floral spray in brown, red and green; wide piped neckline; white sheer overlay on bodice (modern?); slight gathering center front neck and waist; self waistband; full, elbow-length sleeves with two rows of pleating at shoulder; piping at armseye and sleeve seam; princess seams in back; concealed hook and eye closure center back; bodice lined with white linen; skirt box-pleated to waistband.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840s
Inscriptions
Written in ink inside waistband: ""Collection of / Elinor C. Larson"".
Material
linen (material)
printing (process)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
dots
Dotted
DRESS
dresses (garments)
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
printing (process)
Spray
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1992.254
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7264

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