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Infant's shirt

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High straight neck designed to be worn folded back,open down back, very short sleeves edged with eyelet embroidery, at shoulders two bands of minute vine embroidered with white linen thread, bands set off by fancy hemstitching.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen Faulkner

American, First quarter 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

17.7 x 37 cm (6 15/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.429

Medium or Technique

Linen with linen embroidery and drawnwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes