Undershirt

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1910-1920

GUSN

GUSN-11471

Description

White linen lawn; scoop neck; sleeveless; embroidered scalloped edges at neck, armholes and hem; 2 button shoulder straps; embroidered medallions at center front neck and hem of flowers, scrolls and openwork; pinned in original folds.

Details

Descriptive Terms

undershirts
embroidering
stitching
lawn (textile)
linen (material)
openwork
floral patterns
scalloping
scrolls (motifs)
Children's clothing
Linen
Lawn
Scalloped
Scroll
Floral
Open Work
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
UNDERSHIRT

Inscription

1) Blue on white woven label at left shoulder: ""Best & Co./ LILIPUTIAN BAZAAR/ [hand with little fingers on it]"" 2) Ink stamp inside neck in back: ""6181-F (?)""

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.172