Dress Shirt

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1880

GUSN

GUSN-54061

Description

White; low standing collar (4 buttonholes for studs along front); front panel, rounded, with machine embroidery of delicate floral garland with small tucks; full sleeves with linen cuffs with topstitching, 4 buttonholes; rounded cuffs; box pleat below panel to hem. Gathered along yoke at back shoulder.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dress shirts
dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
machine-made
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
fancy dress
evening dresses (garments)
Men's clothing
Linen
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Garland
Formal Wear
Formal
Women's Clothing
SHIRT, DRESS

Inscription

Cross stitched in red thread on center front: ""L""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Laura R. Little

Accession Number

1945.344