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Description

Dirty white; rounded flap neckline; and capped sleeves w/ eyelet embroidery (circles and trilobed motifs); 2 side seams; pullover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1846
Inscriptions
Handwritten pencil note inside shirt: ""Baby shirt belonging to Ella F. Trippe/ Born March 1, 1846.""
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
SHIRT
shirts
stitching
stylization
textiles
Dimensions
8.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.326
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Lydia Gardiner Chace
GUSN
47722

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