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Infant's dress

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Short waisted wiht fullness of bodice at back, drawstring in back of wide square cut neck, short very full sleeves puffed with double cape over puffs, V shaped panel in center front of bodice, gathered up center length with gathers held in place by minute lace covered buttons, insertion bands of...

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Gift of Mrs. Ingersoll Bowditch

American, About 1825

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85 x 73 cm (33 7/16 x 28 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with linen bobbin lace, thread buttons, and linen tape


Textiles and Fashion Arts