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White cotton shift

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Yoke embroidered in interlace worked with back stitch; neck and sleeve edges trimmed with white cotton ruffles; C. A. Estabrooke in ink on back opening.

Credit Line

Gift of The Misses Laura and Elizabeth Richardson and Miss Mary Shute

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

87.5 cm (34 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.425

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes