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Two children's dresses (one of two)

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Two children's dresses of white cotton muslin with printed minute blue dot; wide flaring neck, short sleeves, full bodice and skirt both gathered evenly all around into eyelet-embroidered cotton waist band, neck and sleeve edges trimmed with very narrow bobbin lace edging, three wide tucks...

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Provenance

Made for twin sisters, Annie and Julia Coolidge (donor's mother's cousins)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marion C. Tripp

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

57 x 60 cm (22 7/16 x 23 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.562

Medium or Technique

Cotton print with cotton embroidery and lace trim

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes