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Child's dress

Child's dress made of alternating bands of embroidery and Valenciennes lace, dress with high round neck, long sleeves and long straight waist, skirt pleated below lace double ruffle around dress below waist line, white satin ribbons and bows beloe lace ruffle around neck of dress, beneath yoke,...

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Provenance

Through Mrs. Helen R. Moore

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Gertrude Bickford Hutchings by her cousins

American, About 1880

Object Place

America

Accession Number

53.544

Medium or Technique

Embroidery, Valenciennes lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes