Dress (garment)

Object number
99.3.87
Date
circa 1775
Description
Brown Quaker girl's dress with coarse linen lining. Yellowed fine muslin ruffles at neck and cuffs. Tan 1/4 in. trim around neck. Relatively large (3/4 in. deep) cartridge pleats on waist of skirt. Three decorative pleats on cuff. 2 in.wide sashes (robings) hang from shoulder to waist. Initials "DE" written on PL of neck muslin decorations. Tucks on back of bodice run from neckline to waist in a "V" shape. 
Materials
linen
Object Type
dresses (garments)