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White thin cotton muslin sacque

American
Late 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

68 cm (26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.436

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A white thin cotton muslin sacque with high round neck, turned back ruffled collar, buttoned down center front, “princesse” lines in back, flaring slightly to hemline in front, long sleeves, machine made lace used to trim collar, sleeve ruffles, and four insertion bands on each side of center front, at wrists, and around bottom, woven tape initial: N sewn in center back of neck. Initial red in color.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes