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Infant diaper

Description

A white linen square woven in a diamond "diaper" pattern, with two white tape ties, one sewn to each of two opposite corners. The square would have been folded in half and tied in place, possibly with a now-removed button or tab.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1850
Material
diaper (textile material)
linen (material)
Object type
Clothing -- Underwear
Descriptive terms
bibs (protective wear)
Diaper
diaper (textile material)
linen (material)
Accession Number
1947.16
GUSN
54533

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