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Child's pinafore

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Short straps, neck bands and pocket bands of gathered cambric bound with narrow bands of feather stitching and minute scallops; worn by the children of Alice Bacon Lothrop.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop

American, 1870–75

Object Place

United States


54 x 60 cm (21 1/4 x 23 5/8 in.)

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Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery, smocking, and ceramic buttons


Textiles and Fashion Arts