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Pair of children's drawers or trousers

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Pair of children's drawers or trousers with sleeveless waist with four-button closure at back, tape shoulder straps, arm and neck openings reinforced with tape, gathered below waistband in front but most of fullness in back flap which buttons at sides; white ceramic buttons; threads at bottom of...

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Inherited by Misses Aimee and Rosamund Lamb; Gift to the MFA, 1951

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

Pair of boy's breeches

American, mid 1820s to 1830s

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States


64 x 58.8 cm (25 3/16 x 23 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, cotton twill tape, ceramic buttons


Textiles and Fashion Arts