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Collection Reuel B. Pritchett Museum Collection
Donor Raum, Muriel
Catalog Number 92.3.001a
Date 1913
Description Lightweight, semisheer white cotton dress heavy with circular and floral whitework eyelet embroidery. Emproidered triangular picot edging at neck front and back, sleeves, and hemline. Bodice: gathered tightly to wide waistband. Triangular emboirdered insert center front and center back. Right side of back insert not seamed to side back, allowing for straight-pinned-shut back closure, continted into skirt below the waistband with hooks and eyes. Side fronts, side backs, and waistband without whitework.
Sleeves: 3/4 Length sleeves with embroidery.
Skirt: one piece, darted to fit waistband, one seam at center back, embroidery in rows around skirt, no hem to be let.
Material Cotton, Metal
Used Bridgewater College (Bridgewater, Va.)
Dimensions H-0.125 W-39.5 L-50 inches
People Raum, Muriel A.