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Item 49076

Title: William B. Cobb collar, ca. 1920

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1920

Location: Troy

Media: Cotton

Item 49074

Title: Woman's white lace collar, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society

Date: circa 1900

Media: Cotton

Item 80735

Title: Collar box and collars, Passamaquoddy, ca. 1880

Contributed by: Abbe Museum

Date: circa 1880

Media: Birch bark, spruce root, sweetgrass, linen

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Exhibit

Mary King Scrimgeour dress, Lewiston, ca. 1895

Dressing Up, Standing Out, Fitting In

Adorning oneself to look one's "best" has varied over time, gender, economic class, and by event. Adornments suggest one's sense of identity and one's intent to stand out or fit in.