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Infant's dress

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Infant's dress, skirt believed to have been made in 1832 by the donor's grandmother, Mrs. Lester R. Van Renselaer Keyes, the waist remodeled by her mother, Mrs. John Howard Livingston, 1868. white cotton, waist gathered, short sleeves, long skirt, with 2 bands of narrow tucks and 2 bands of...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Katharine Keyes B. Livingston

American (New England), 19th century

Object Place

New England, USA

Dimensions

91 x 67 cm (35 13/16 x 26 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

42.430

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with tucks, cotton embroidered insertion, and linen net and lace trims

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes