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Child's ensemble in three parts (skirt, shirt, undershirt)

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Girl's green, red, brown and blue plaid pleated skirt that zips in back with two internal hook and eye closures and inner waistband with six button holes. Girl's short-sleeved shirt in green, red, brown and blue plaid with green piping at rounded collar, sleeves and hem with a zipper at the...

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Purchased by donor in the 1950s. Gift to MFA December 13, 2006.

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Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch

Girl's skirt and top

English, 1950s


Center back (skirt): 36.8 cm (14 1/2 in.) Center back (shirt): 38.1 cm (15 in.) Center back (undershirt): 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)

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Skirt and shirt: Wool twill plaid with metal zipper. Undershirt: Cotton plain weave with satin stripes, mother-of-pearl buttons.


Textiles and Fashion Arts