A sacque of white cotton muslin

American
Second half 19th century


Object Place: America

Dimensions

92.5 cm (36 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.1088

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin; embroidered, hemstitched

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A sacque of white cotton muslin with high round neck, open down front, about knee length, long bell shaped sleeves, all edges finished with machine made lace narrow flounce, stylized daisy-like blossoms connected by rows of dots embroidered with heavy white linen thread as deep border design on all edges, seams hemstitched.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy M. Sacker