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Child's dress in two parts (skirt)

Child's dress in two parts. White piqué; a) skirt with three flounces in front and two in back and b) long jacket or bodice with long sleeves and flaring skirt; trimmed with white cotton braid in many-edged leaf and blossom design; worn in East or West Brookfield, Mass. by Mary Frances...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

American, about 1870

Object Place

United States


63.7 cm (25 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton, braided piqué


Textiles and Fashion Arts