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A camisole of white cotton

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(now much yellowed), with high round neck, buttoned down center front, fitted tightly to waist, and flaring below waist, front yoke, narrow ruffle at neck and sleeves of bands of eyelet embroidery and shirring; came slit down center back and repaired at M.F.A.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Grosvenor Calkins

American, Second half 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

52.3 cm (20 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1787

Medium or Technique

Cotton; eyelet embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes