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Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1908-1912

GUSN

GUSN-49202

Description

White linen embroidered with wheat branches; Vest(.1) - embroidered (white thread) scalloped edge around neck, front hem and cap sleeves; laced at sides with cotton cord and crochet tassels (balls); matching skirt(.2) with side panels and side closure of hook and eye hidden by placket(?) with decorative crocheted buttons/balls.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ensembles (costume)
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
summer (season)
wheat straw
Women's clothing
Linen
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Walking Wear
Wheat
Summer
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Label

In exhibition: "Inspiring Reform: Boston's Arts and Crafts Movement"; Wellesley College, Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley, MA, February 28-July 14, 1997; Renwick Gallery, NMAA, Washington, D.C., March 6-July 5, 1998.

Additional Identification Number

1974.419.1&2

Related Items

Title Blouse Accession Number 1974.420

Maker

Green, Margaret A. (Embroiderer)

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1974.419.1-2

Reference Notes

Boyd, Marilee. Inspiring Reform: Boston's Arts and Crafts Movement. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1997._____ Note _____companyied show at Wellesley College, Davis Museum and Cultural Center