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Infant's dress

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Infant's dress of white cambric, very short waisted, wide flaring square cut neck with drawstrings in front and back, dress open down entire length of back, drawstring in waist, skirt front embroidered with white line thread in allm over powder of minute floral sprigs and paired dots, two panels...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Katharine Amory Homans and Miss Marian J. Homans

American, 1st quarter 19th century

Object Place



107 x 67 cm (42 1/8 x 26 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton cambric with cotton embroidery and linen tapes


Textiles and Fashion Arts