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Child's frock

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Printed cotton child's frock with small red motif on white ground; drawstrings at neck, sleeves, and waist; open at back; pieced at back, sleeves, and waist; small repair at front


Worn by member of the Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Girl's dress

American, early 19th century

Place of Manufacture

England or Europe (cotton print)

Place of Manufacture

Massachusetts, United States

Object Place

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States


70 x 44.5 cm (27 9/16 x 17 1/2 in.) measured flat in present condition for storage

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Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts