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Infant's wrapper

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Infant's wrapper of white cotton in stripes of fancy open work weave alternating with very fine herringbone weave, open down front with engraved mother-of-pearl buttons for fastening, high round neck, long sleeves, cut on "princesse" lines with cut emphasized by bands of eyelet embroidery...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Perdew

American, 19th century

Object Place



95.5 x 89 cm (37 5/8 x 35 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain, herringbone, and open work weave, cotton embroidery and cotton eyelet embroidered tapes, and mother-of-pearl buttons


Textiles and Fashion Arts