Embroidered White Cotton Wrapper, 1880
White cotton twill wrapper/robe embellished with pale yellow/green chainstitch, silk taffeta neck ruffle and belt, and center front shell buttons. The center back is cut with Watteau- or sack-back pleats held in place with the belt. It is uncertain if the belt and neck ruffle are original.
Mary D. Doering Archive No.: UGW.070.1880
Length (underarm to hem): 45"
Sleeve (center back neck to hem): 31"
Belt Length: 33.5"
Belt Width (center back): 1.25"
Property of Mary D. Doering, Falls Church, Virginia