Object Place: USA
26.7 x 54 cm (10 1/2 x 21 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen with linen bobbin lace and embroidery
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Infant’s white linen shirt, straight cut open down center front, wide round neck, long full sleeves gathered into tight wrist band, bands in shoulder seam, narrow ruffle at neck, wider ruffle on sleeve edges of bobbin lace, wrist bands embroidered in minute dot design, two small buttonholes in each wrist band for stud; some of linen threads unevenly bleached, linen tender, cracked in several places and repaired in several places.
Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes