Late 19th to early 20th century
126 cm (49 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.26 from the shoulder to the bottom of the garment
Medium or Technique
Wool, cotton, and linen; embroidery
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Heavy white linen, gored under the arms. On the sleeves and around the neck is close embroidery, worked with blue, green, red, and black wool. Trimmed with woolen tassels and bands made with a deep pile. Finished on the bottom with simpler embroidery done with red and blue cotton. Worn with 16.53. There were moths in this when given.
Gift of Mrs. Percival Merritt