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Infant's dress

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Infant's printed cotton dress; striped white dimity with powder of minute carnations printed in red and dark brown (much of brown rotted away); short waist with triangular front gathered panel; narrow self ruffles framing panel and sleeves; small triangular capes over shoulders, drawstrings at...

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Credit Line

Gift of The Misses Laura and Elizabeth Richardson and Miss Mary Shute

American, early 19th century

Object Place

United States


73 x 66 cm (28 3/4 x 26 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton figured stripe weave printed, and cotton drawstring


Textiles and Fashion Arts