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Infant's short dress

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High waisted bodice, wide square cut neck, fullness dof bodice at back gathered into waist band, short puffed sleeves with three pointed capes over sleeves, "V" shaped panel in center front of bodice embroidered with white linen thread, central stylized carnation and feathery foliage framed by...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen Faulkner

American, Second quarter 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

76.5 x 54.5 cm (30 1/8 x 21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.426

Medium or Technique

Cotton mull with linen embroidery insertion, hemstitched, and cotton drawstring

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes