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Child's shirt with scalloped ruffle in lighter-weight linen at neck and cuffs, long pleated sleeves, button holes in cuffs


Worn by Bridge Chandler; Probably purchased by Ellen A. Stone; Gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

American, third quarter of 18th century

Place of Manufacture

Massachusetts, United States

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States


Overall: 25.1 x 58 cm (9 7/8 x 22 13/16 in.) Other (Center back): 22.2 cm (8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Plain weave linen


Textiles and Fashion Arts