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Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850s

GUSN

GUSN-7243

Description

Faded aubergine wool challis printed with green-rimmed octagons in yellow, blue and red; round neckline; piping at neck and armscye; front center placket with ten silk-covered buttons; long sleeves gathered to cuffs with hook and eye closure; drawstring waistband with inside drawstrings; brown silk cord belt with tassels; body and sleeves lined with linen printed with narrow brown geometric vertical stripe on red ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wrappers (garments)
stitching
linen (material)
printing (process)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
geometric patterns
stripes
Women's clothing
Wool Challis
Linen
Silk
Hand Stitched
Transfer Printed
Geometric
Striped
GOWN, DRESSING

Inscription

Printed tag tied to buttonhole: ""#3 / Craft Studio / NORTH SCITUATE / RHODE ISLAND"".

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.263