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Child's dress, sheer white muslin, front of bodice and top of cap sleeves embroidered with white cotton, drawn work and circular eyelets, and some satin stitch, band of drawn work separates bodice from skirt, two tucks above the hem at bottom of skirt; torn.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Hunnewell

French, mid-19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

57 x 59 cm (22 7/16 x 23 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1292

Medium or Technique

Linen plain-weave with cotton embroidery and drawn work

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes