CHEMISE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1824

GUSN

GUSN-45905

Description

White linen; scalloped embroidered edges on the broad square neckline & the cap sleeves; neck trim is later cotton addition.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemises (underwear)
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
Women's clothing
Linen
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
CHEMISE

Inscription

Written in ink at neckline: ""Rebecca Jane Parker/1824""

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1957.5