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Infant's shirt

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Wide square cut neck with four points turned back, two points on the shoulder embroidered with minute spray of blossoms leaves and berries, narrow bobbin lace edging of different design on arm scyes forming the only sleeve.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Rhodes Robertson

American, early 19th century

Object Place

United States


24 x 39.6 cm (9 7/16 x 15 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen with linen bobbin lace and embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts