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Fabric Construction: Batiste and Irish crochet lace bands with tucks and scallops
Fiber Content: Cotton and linen
Style: Lingerie- 2 piece
Garment Top: Monobosom
Skirt: Tiers of lace, tucks and batiste
Neckline: High lace collar
Sleeve: Puffed to elbow, snug 8 inch cuff (3/4 length?)
Closure: Back opening, both sleeve, and bodice- small buttons
Other: Panels are vertical in bodice, horizontal in skirt
Condition of Object: Missing a few buttons, rust stains shows evidence that it was once a one piece garment. Quality of lace and batiste is excellent.
Estimated Time Period
Gender costume is for
035, "Dress, Lingerie, 2-Piece, White, Irish Lace, Batiste, Monobosom" (1900). All Historic Costumes Images. 489.