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Child's dress

Child's dress in four parts; wide plaid of light blue and white taffeta with some narrow satin stripes; (a) boned fitted bodice, hooked down back; slight point at center front; short double flounced sleeve trimmed with faded blue silk fringe; (b) skirt with slight fullness pleated in back; longer...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Stanley Emery, Jr.

American, About 1865

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

29.8 cm (11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2150a-d

Medium or Technique

Taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes