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White linen, fine diaper cloth; open down back with single button; fullness set in below the waistline at each side; two patch pockets at sides of front; three trimming bands down to waistline in front; all edges trimmed with narrow bobbin lace; worn by Minnie Isabel Moss of New Berlin, New York,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Quincy W. Wales

American, about 1860

Object Place

United States


38 x 39 cm (14 15/16 x 15 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen figured weave with linen bobbin lace and mother-of-pearl button


Textiles and Fashion Arts