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Object Name Dress
Year Range from 1827.0
Year Range to 1835.0
Description Printed cotton with off-white ground & light green rectangles surrounded by tan stepped lines & tan scrolls. Round neckline with V-shaped gathers on bodice extending from shoulder to chest. Front opening with 9 plus 2 brass hooks & fabric eyes with closure on left. Sloping shoulders & original gigot (imbecile) sleeves tucked at top to control them. Tucks at cuff with 3 black wire hooks & thread eyes. Natural straight band at waist, Skirt tightly gathered under band. No trim on skirt. Hand sewn. Piped seams, double piping on bodice.
Accession Number 2007.38