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White cotton shift, short gathered sleeves, tucked yoke in front wtih central opening, with sleeve bands and square neckband and front opening and bottom of yoke embroidered in stylized minute vine wtih berries alternately left and right, sleeve and neck edges trimmed with tatting.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Harry L. Swan

American, Second half 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

80.4 cm (31 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1021

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes