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A linen shift

American
1840


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

102.5 cm (40 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1329

Medium or Technique

Linen

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Wide square cut neck with short center front slit to be buttoned at neck band, short full sleeves gathered into shoulder band and arm band at outer edge; Jane B. Smith, 1840 written in ink right front of neck band; many brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emma E. Porter