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Infant's dress

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Infant's dress of fine white cotton, very full skirt gathered evenly around into yoke at waist line, yoke formed of sheer white cotton with minute tucks in broad bands alternating with insertions of eyelet embroidery, high round, neck long full sleeves gathered into narrow wrist band and edged...

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Credit Line

Gift of Misses Mildred and Margaret Allen

American, mid-19th century

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54 x 86 cm (21 1/4 x 33 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with tucks, cotton eyelet embroidery and cotton eyelet insertion


Textiles and Fashion Arts