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Child's short-sleeved dress of green twill-weave wool with offset front bodice opening with tie closure at neck and waist and separate skirt gathered into bodice; border design on neck, sleeves, shoulders, waist and hem of scrolling floral motifs embroidered in red silk; edge of neck, front,...

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Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, 1943; The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA, October 14, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Indian, British Colonial era, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

49 x 59.5 cm (19 5/16 x 23 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.439

Medium or Technique

Wool twill-weave with silk chain stitch embroidery and plain-weave cotton lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes