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Infant's shirt

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Infant's white linen shirt with round high neck finished with narrow ruffle of sheer white linen, open down front neck, front and bottom edges finished with herringbone and dot stitch, narrow band of Binche lace in shoulders, long sleeves pleated minutely and finished with narrow ruffle of sheer...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

American, Second quarter 18th century

Object Place



24.4 x 55.2 cm (9 5/8 x 21 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen with linen bobbin Lace Herringbone and dot stitch


Textiles and Fashion Arts