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Child's dress

Child's dress of white piqué, in one piece with front cut on "princesse" lines, but with skirt separate from top, at sides and in back, skirt plain in front with fullness in back, skirt plain in front with fullness in back gathered into waist band, single pearl button at waist band, bodice...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham

American, about 1880–90

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

49.864

Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton piqué with cotton embroidery, and cotton covered button and mother of pearl button

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes