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Gray cotton embroidered with blue cotton at smocking on chest and at wrists, outlining at front, shoulders, collar, cuffs; blue cotton and white silk embroidered monogram on collar (left), chisel in cartouche on left sleeve, dragon with chisel on pocket (lower right). Front partial closure with...

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Provenance

Worn by Arthur J. Stone (1847-1938) of Gardner Mass. (American Decorative Arts Dept. holds tools)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Alma Bent in memory of Annie E. Priest

American (New England), early 20th century

Object Place

New England, United States

Dimensions

123 x 88 cm (48 7/16 x 34 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1978.439

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery, and mother-of-pearl buttons

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes