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Child's dress

Very short waisted, round neck, short full sleeves, plain ruffle around hemline, neck, sleeve edges, and waist band embroidered with green, brown, and yellow in wool chain stitch in vine design, around bottom of dress just above ruffle grape vine embroidered with polychrome chain stitch;...

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Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, Early 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Cotton; embroidery, chain stitch


Textiles and Fashion Arts