Infant's shirt

American
19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

22.5 x 28.5 cm (8 7/8 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.1335

Medium or Technique

Linen with linen Embroidery, bobbin lace

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s fine white linen shirt, open down center back, practically sleeveless, only an under arm gusset, minute stylized vine embroidered around neck and arm scyes, neck and arm edges trimmed with narrow ruffle of bobbin lace, all edges hemstitched; stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes