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Infant's dress

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Short waisted with front of bodice cut on bias, square cut neck, short puffed sleeves, V shaped panel in center front of bodice, minute floral spray embroidered on each sleeve, deep border around bottom of skirt of carnations and daisy-like blossoms embroidered with white linen thread, scalloped...

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Gift of Mrs. Ingersoll Bowditch

American, First quarter 19th century

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74.5 x 67.5 cm (29 5/16 x 26 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton with linen embroidery and hemstitching


Textiles and Fashion Arts