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Infant's shirt

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White infant's shirt with plain collar, straight arms and body, selveges at ends of sleeves and edges of front opening; cloth woven in bird's eye pattern, tape binding inside collar; very light pink stains on right side


Worn by Bridge Chandler; Probably purchased by Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, October, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Baby's shirt

American, late 18th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States


19 x 42 cm (7 1/2 x 16 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen broken twill; linen plain weave (tape binding)


Textiles and Fashion Arts