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Infant's dress

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Short high waist, square cut neck with drawstring at waist, open part way down center back with embroidered scallops on one side of opening, bodice front and tops of sleeves embroidered in drawn work, eyelet, and minute vine motives arranged in zig-zags, neck edge finished with punch work, and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Revere and Miss Anna P. Revere, in memory of Mary C. Rogers

American, mid-19th century

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77 x 60.5 cm (30 5/16 x 23 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery and linen tapes


Textiles and Fashion Arts