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A sacque of white cotton muslin

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A sacque of white cotton muslin with high round neck, open down front, about knee length, long bell shaped sleeves, all edges finished with machine made lace narrow flounce, stylized daisy-like blossoms connected by rows of dots embroidered with heavy white linen thread as deep border design on...

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Gift of Miss Amy M. Sacker

American, Second half 19th century

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92.5 cm (36 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin; embroidered, hemstitched


Textiles and Fashion Arts