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Child's Dress

Description

Child's dress of undyed linen, block printed in madder red in small. repeat of flowers, leaves and berries. The dress is short-sleeved, with sleeves made up from carefully piecing small pieces of linen. The dress closes up the back and is secured by a drawstring at the neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1790
Material
block printing (relief printing process)
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
block printing (relief printing process)
Children's clothing
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1963.14
GUSN
46707

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