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Description

Long, infant dress - linen. Short sleeves w/ slanted cuffs. Eyelet embroidery at middle of breast, sleeves, 2 lines down center of front and along botton edge. Elaborate scrolled floral embroidery at bottom. 4 ties at back for closure. Empire waist?

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1849
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
Infant's Clothing
linen (material)
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
2001.138
GUSN
26782

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