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Cotton Batiste Shirtwaist

Cotton Batiste Shirtwaist
The un-boned cotton shirtwaist epitomizes the Edwardian era, they replaced the boned bodice and blouses are still here today. This one dates from about C.1908. It is a summer shirtwaist and features 3/4 sleeves which became popular around this time. It features a yoked front with cutwork designs and embroidery. Fastens at the back with bone buttons. Measures: 14" neck, would fit a 40" bust and waist up to 30".
(L. Hidic)