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Color: French blue
Material: Ribbed silk
Garment top: 4 shoulder tucks release at bustline
Neckline: Small standing collar
Waist: Short tail in back, longer tails in front
Sleeve: Bishop's sleeve with tucks down the center, gathers at cuff
Closure: No buttons or button holes (some evidence of pinning)
Other: Some evidence garment may have been backed with cotton percale as pieces are caught at shoulders, side seams, etc.
Decorative Detail: Material itself
Condition of Object: Good
Estimated Time Period
Gender costume is for
044, "Blouse, French Blue Ribbed Silk, High Collar" (1900). All Historic Costumes Images. 12.