Shirt

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-41978

Description

White/yellowed; broad scoop neckline; capped sleeves and hem trimmed w/ lace; bands of lace inserted at side seams.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shirts
cotton (textile)
stitching
Children's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
SHIRT

Inscription

Handwritten note stitched to front: ""#18 - Exhibiter - Cynthia Grace Austin - Linen undergarment worn by one of the children of John Tucker Mansfield. Hand-made lace and insertion. Note fine over and over stitching on selvage where goods is pieced.""

Additional Identification Number

B2914

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1988.425