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Child's dress

French
Early 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

60 cm (23 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2611

Medium or Technique

Cotton; embroidery, chain stitch

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

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; drawstrings in neck and sleeves.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund