A white cotton shift

American
About 1872


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

90.4 cm (35 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1327

Medium or Technique

Cotton; embroidered, chain stitch

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Square cut neck with wide band, short sleeves, neckband open down center front for a few inches, buttonhole at top of neckband, and sleeve edges embroidered in white chain stitch stylized floral design; several brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emma E. Porter