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Collection Clothing-Women's
Catalog Number 1983.01.48
Object Name Blouse
Year Range from 1900.0
Year Range to 1910.0
Creator Maker Unknown
Place of Origin Probably Southeastern Pennsylvania
Material Silk
Dimensions L-18 inches
Description A ladies blouse made out of white silk chiffon. The shirt has a folded down collar made out of an attached lace panel. There is a center panel of horizontal pintucks, flanked by matching attached lace flounces. The blouse has an off center front closure of four buttons, plus a hook and eye closure at the waist. The three quarter length sleeves are set into the arm syce with twelve buttons on each sleeve. At the cuff there are two attached lace ruffles flanking a section of pintucks. The shirt is machine constructed with hand finishing details.
Provenance There is no information about the maker or origin of this piece.
Cataloged by C.Harvey