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woman's nightgown
  • United States
  • woman's nightgown, after 1841
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton muslin, embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 137.16 x 111.76 cm
    Object Length/Width: 54 x 44 in
  • Gift of Miss Gertrude Welch
  • Not on display
  • 1932.0015

Woman's handmade, pintucked, white muslin, embroidered nightgown. Back is of two pieces with seam in center. Open all the way down the front. Yoke has tine handmade pin tucking with insertion and edging of embroidery. Bottom of yoke is puffed. Same type of trimming on sleeves. Machine stitched and then bound by hand. Has a matching chemise, see 1932.0016