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Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840s-1850s

GUSN

GUSN-7242

Description

White linen ground printed with alternating vertical bands of floral and chevron stripes in red, tan and brown; pointed collar; brown glass button at neck; open front, piping at neck and armscyl [? armsage?]; long, full sleeves gathered to one-button cuffs; gathered waist with inside drawstring, center back; attached self ties; body full lined with white linen printed with alternating vertical stripes of flowers and leaves and chine' bands.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wrappers (garments)
chiné technique
stitching
linen (material)
printing (process)
chevrons (motifs)
floral patterns
stripes
Women's clothing
Linen
Chine'
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Striped
Chevron
Floral
GOWN, DRESSING

Inscription

Written in ink on twill tape inside neck: ""T.F.D. 20""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.277