Chemise; [?]; [?]; CT78.407

Name/Title

Chemise

About this object

Chemise, woman's; white cotton pullover style with braid and Swiss embroidery frills around armholes and neck, inserts of Swiss embroidery on shoulders.

Stamped on the fabric near the hem at the back in 24mm high letters: '125 X 39 X 78/CHB 743', probably indicates that this was the end or beginning of the roll.

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

[?]

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, textile, cotton

Technique

embroidered

Technique

machine-made

Technique

stitched

Measurements

h 1025mm (shoulder to hem) x w 440mm (shoulder to shoulder)

Subject and Association Keywords

manners and customs, costume. dress. fashion

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, handicrafts, dressmaking

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, handicrafts, homecrafts

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

clothing

Object number

CT78.407

Rights

All rights reserved

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