Chemise

shift

American
early 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

101 cm (39 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: CF: 115.6 cm (45 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

52.1777

Medium or Technique

Linen, cotton; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short sleeves finished with narrow ruffle of sheer white linen, initials: S. S. and Arabic number 2 in fine red silk cross stitch center front of neck.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Grosvenor Calkins