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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


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


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

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave trimmed with linen or silk bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts