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Infant's long dress

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Short waisted, wide square cut neck, short sleeves cut on bias, open part way down back, drawstring in back of neck, fullness of bodice all in back, V shaped panel in center front of bodice with circular arrangement of minute flowers embroidered with white linen thread, pointed capes over...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ingersoll Bowditch

American, About 1830

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74 x 62.5 cm (29 1/8 x 24 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts