Civil war era plaid silk maternity wrapper. Silk plaid day dress w/ pocket on inside, ruching on front sleeves. Linen cotton lining, stay front (tie). Tear on left side of stay where it connects to dress material on right side on sleeve, Arms "eye" shredding, shredding on front of skirt. Multiple bug holes on lining. Shredding at back bodice seams. 95-inch sash made of mixture of chenile, cotton, silk.
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Conner Prairie Historic Clothing Collection
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Textile fabrics -- History
Clothing and dress
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