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Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-7252

Description

Tan linen ground printed with large multi-colored botehs; round neck; open front; bodice lined with white twill; hood and eye closure center front -lining; self ruffle down placket; capped bell sleeves with ruffle edging on cap and sleeve; two ruffled patch pockets; princess seams in bodice back; hem edged with light brown wool tape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wrappers (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
linen (material)
printing (process)
twill
boteh
Women's clothing
Linen
Cotton
Twill
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Boteh
GOWN, DRESSING

Inscription

1) Written on tag pinned to neck: (front:) ""F+[crosses out] 21 / 1860-70"" (back:) ""Elinor Larson"". 2) Written in ink on bodice lining: ""Collection of / Elinor Larson"".

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.271