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White cotton muslin gathered into yoke. Yoke with silk embroidered floral motifs, lace band across front with vertical lace and embroidered cotton panels below; lace ruffle with satin ribbon drawstring at neckline. Short sleeves with 2 lace bands flanking embroidered cotton band, lace ruffles at...

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Provenance

Worn by Mary Orvilla Butler (Mrs. Harold) Hinckley q.v. 1974.440-49

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. David P. Wheatland

American, 1903

Object Place

U.S.A. ?

Dimensions

149 cm (58 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: CF: 152.5 cm (60 in.)

Accession Number

1974.448

Medium or Technique

Cotton, silk; embroidery, lace, drawn threadwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes