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Child's dress

Heavy black silk designed in early 17th century style; full skirt, pointed bodice, short puffed sleeves; bodice laced down the back; high neck; center front of bodice and sleeves trimmed with heavy pointed machine-made lace and white chiffon; red velvet ribbon bow on left shoulder; worn by donor...

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Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley

French, 1890–1900

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Silk and machine-made cotton lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts