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White mull shirtwaist

American
Second half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

43 cm (16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.212

Medium or Technique

Mull, embroidery, Valenciennes lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A white mull shirtwaist of tucks alternating with narrow bands of embroidery and minute flowering vine design, high round neck with short standing collar edged with Valenciennes lace, hooked down center front, long sleeves with bell shaped ruffles; stained and yellowed.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates