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Infant's dress

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Square cut neck with drawstrings front and back, short flaring sleeves with fullness gathered into shoulder bands, open part way down back with fullness of back gathered by narrow tape drawstring at waist line in back only, front of dress entirely plain, edges of sleeves and bottom of dress...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward J. Cornelis

American, End of 18th century

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62 x 60 cm (24 7/16 x 23 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery insertion and drawwork, and linen ties


Textiles and Fashion Arts