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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 edges trimmed with narrow bobbin lace edging, narrow band of bobbin lace insertion in shoulders, sleeve edges trimmed with wider scalloped bobbin lace edging.

Credit Line

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

American, 18th century

Object Place

United States


23 x 40.2 cm (9 1/16 x 15 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen with linen and silk bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts