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Infant's shirt

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Infant's white linen shirt. Open down back, deeply rounded neck edge to be worn folded down, gusset under arm, neck and sleeve edges trimmed with narrow bobbin lace, narrow band of bobbin lace insertion at shoulders.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amelia Peabody and Mr. William S. Eaton

American, 18th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

19.5 x 29.5 cm (7 11/16 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.301

Medium or Technique

Linen with linen bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes