White linen blouse with lace, floral design on collar and sleeves, lace inset with ribbon and bows design across back and around front, lace inset with ribbon and bows design on the sleeves and around hemline of blouse, ruffles on sleeves, smocking/pleats on front, back and shoulders, machine stitched. Four white pearl buttons are sewn on the inside of the blouse. Belonged to Bessie Adell Bird, Ella Elgar Dumont's daughter.
Length: 21 in (53.13 cm) ; Sleeve Length: 19 in (48.07 cm)
Place of Origin
Gift to Texas Memorial Museum from Kerrie Hyman, 2009.