Infant's shirt

American
18th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

25 x 42.5 cm (9 13/16 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.1332

Medium or Technique

Linen with linen bobbin lace and hemstitching and linen tapes

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s fine white linen shirt, wide flaring neck, elbow length sleeves with drawstrings, sleeve and neck edges trimmed with narrow sheer white bobbin lace inserted in each shoulder, all edges and some seams hemstitched; stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes