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Infant's shirt

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Child's shirt with square neck and open back, lace shoulder insertions and hemstitching; sleeves cuffed with lace trim, hemstitching, and drawstrings

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Child's shirt

American, 19th century

Place of Manufacture

Massachusetts, United States

Object Place

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

24.5 x 40.5 cm (9 5/8 x 15 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.56

Medium or Technique

Plain weave linen trimmed with silk bobbin lace, linen cord

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes