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Description

Sheer white; beige lace w/ "Q" pattern at neckline; cap sleeves of lace net; eyelet neckband w/ coral silk ribbon drawstring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1852-1853
Inscriptions
Handwritten note stitched at lower left: ""Made for Sarah Elizabeth Cummings/ b.Dec.22,1852 (Boston).""--note was removed.
Material
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
linen (material)
SHIRT
shirts
stitching
Dimensions
9 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.1698
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Cummings
GUSN
37045

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