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Child's pinafore

Child's pinafore of Roman silk or silk twill with cream warp and medium-green weft with yellow, cream, red, and black stripes of varying widths; shoulder straps trimmed with multicolored silk cord tassels and cream-colored warp fringe; waistband made of a narrower length of similarly colored...

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Inherited by Misses Aimee and Rosamund Lamb; Gift to the MFA, 1952

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, About 1860

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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Medium or Technique

Silk twill, cord, and tassels


Textiles and Fashion Arts