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Infant's dress

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Fine white cotton, low neck, short sleeves, panel front. On the sleeves, pointed vest and panel are embroidered with white cotton and laid-work, eyelet-work and lace stitches, groups of very conventional floral forms. The edges are finished with buttonholed points. The waist and skirt have been...

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Gift of Mrs. N. W. Emerson

American, 1830–60


112 x 83 cm (44 1/8 x 32 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery and lace stitches


Textiles and Fashion Arts