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Infant's dress

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Infant's dress of white silk moire, open down entire front length, side fronts trimmed with pinked ruching of self materical, double Watteau pleat in center back, pinked ruching on edge of elbow length sleeves, top, bodice, and deep facing of skirt made of white lutestring.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

American, second quarter 18th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

79.5 x 75 cm (31 5/16 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.273

Medium or Technique

Silk moire and silk lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes