White cotton shift

American
mid-19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

87.5 cm (34 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.425

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Yoke embroidered in interlace worked with back stitch; neck and sleeve edges trimmed with white cotton ruffles; C. A. Estabrooke in ink on back opening.

Credit Line

Gift of The Misses Laura and Elizabeth Richardson and Miss Mary Shute