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Infant's shirt

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Child's shirt with bosom flaps, underarm gussets, lace shoulder insertions and sleeves, small button-stitched holes between shoulders and flaps (for reenforcement), open at back

Provenance

Worn by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Child's shirt

American, 19th century

Place of Manufacture

Massachusetts, United States

Object Place

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

21.8 x 33.5 cm (8 9/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.54

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave trimmed with linen or silk bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes