Shift

American
Second half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

80.4 cm (31 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1021

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton shift, short gathered sleeves, tucked yoke in front with central opening, with sleeve bands and square neckband and front opening and bottom of yoke embroidered in stylized minute vine with berries alternately left and right, sleeve and neck edges trimmed with tatting.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Harry L. Swan