A white cotton shift

American
Second half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

67.7 cm (26 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1786

Medium or Technique

Cotton eyelet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

(now much yellowed), with yoke and very short sleeves, made of alternating eyelet insertion bands and bands of shirring.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Grosvenor Calkins