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White muslin skirt

American
Early 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

97.5 cm (38 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2549

Medium or Technique

Cotton, muslin; embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White muslin skirt with two narrow linen tapes for shoulder straps, deep border design embroidered with white cotton thread, in central band with floral design flanked by minute sprigs and zig-zags with scalloped bottom edge, bands separated by lines of drawn work.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward J. Cornelis