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Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1885

GUSN

GUSN-7246

Description

Cream glazed linen printed with red, tan and brown triangles forming rows; band collar; loose front; center placket with twenty-two shell buttons; long sleeves; boned darts in front, princess seams in back; skirt gathered in back; bodice lined with white glazed twill with hook and eye closure center front; pocket at right; hem faced with tan wool tape; flounce attached over hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wrappers (garments)
glazing (coating)
stitching
linen (material)
machine-made
printing (process)
shell (animal material)
twill
tin (metal)
geometric patterns
shell (animal material)
Women's clothing
Linen
Twill
Shell
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Geometric
GOWN, DRESSING

Inscription

Written in pencil on bodice lining: ""Made 1885 / for / Julia F. Fuller"".

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.278