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Clothing & Textiles :
Object Name:
Combination
Object ID:
2013.200.030
Date:
c1900
Description:
White cotton combination underwear. Machine stitched. Embroidery decoration at neck, and ends of sleeves and legs. Button down front (buttons are metal covered with fabric) and open crotch. Called 'combination' as it combined a chemise with pantalettes in one garment. The crotch was open to allow the lady to go to the toilet without having to disrobe.
Title:
Combination
Dimensions:
W—33 L—90 cm
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