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Child's pinafore

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Child's pinafore of white piqué with vertical stripe in satin weave, center front panel, bib, and shoulder bands which button in center back cut in one piece, two side panels on skirt gathered into narrow plain piqué waist band, ties of white dimity, edges finished with narrow flounce of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham

American, About 1860

Object Place



58 x 63 cm (22 13/16 x 24 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton pique with linen Valenciennes bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts