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Infant's long dress

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Fine white cotton; fitted bodice with V shaped panel in front and short cap sleeves embroidered in small-scale floral design with white cotton eyelet, satin, and dot stitches; full skirt with 2 broad bands near hem each formed of 6 fine tucks.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

American, early 19th century

Object Place

United States


101 x 86 cm (39 3/4 x 33 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with tucks and hemstitching, and cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts