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Infant's shirt

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Infant's shirt of sheer white linen, wide square cut neck, open down back, very short set in sleeves, open on shoulder, small points turned back over shoulders at neck, neck and sleeves edged with narrow ruffle of Valenciennes lace, on sleeves, and front and back of neck and points over...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

26 x 32.8 cm (10 1/4 x 12 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2445

Medium or Technique

Linen with linen embroidery and Valenciennes bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes