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One piece dress

White mull embroidered with white cotton pattern showing double undulating serrated lines crossing lines of sprays of wheat undulating in opposite direction; between these, sparsely scattered four-petaled blossoms. Short, gathered bodice above a narrow waistband of drawn work with French knots....

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Burke

American, About 1800

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Medium or Technique

Mull, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts