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Habit Shirt

Description

White cotton; starched collar with folded points; points and corner of cuffs embroidered with white flowers; neck & starched cuffs embroidered with foliate garland; long sleeves gathered at cuffs; form fitting princess seams; pearl button center front closure; piped arsmcye.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1879
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Garland
outerwear
riding habits
SHIRT
shirts
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5773
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
813
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