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Dress of white cotton cambric

American
1825–30


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

116.7 cm (45 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1294

Medium or Technique

Cambric; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dress of white cotton cambric, short waisted, wide square cut neck, short full puffed sleeves, skirt fullness gathered all around at waist, with greatest part of fullness at back, watch pocket in right front of waistband, sleeve band eyelet embroidery in repeat of large spray of blossoms and leaves, with white linen thread; embroidered. Several brownish stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter B. Binnian