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lace blouse
  • Mexico
  • lace blouse, late 1800s–1984
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • lace, ribbon
  • Object Height/Width: 66 x 69 cm
    Object Height/Width: 26 x 27 3/16 in
  • Gift of Elizabeth Sherbon
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7419

The boxy blouse is made from off-white lace with a wide ruffle on the bottom. The lace has a zigzag pattern that is horizontal on the top portion and vertical on the ruffles. The round neckline has a ruffled collar. The gathers are reinforced with a pink ribbon. There is a small flap of lace at the sholders as a cap sleeve.