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Infant's bib

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Cream white linen with conventionalized floral forms in backstitch, the background in running stitch; some flat surface stitches and a few French knots; edged with knitted lace, two linen tape ties.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

probably Dutch or German, 18th century


Length in middle including lace: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Embroidery; quilting


Textiles and Fashion Arts