Second quarter 18th century
Object Place: USA
24.4 x 55.2 cm (9 5/8 x 21 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen with linen bobbin Lace Herringbone and dot stitch
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Infant’s white linen shirt with round high neck finished with narrow ruffle of sheer white linen, open down front neck, front and bottom edges finished with herringbone and dot stitch, narrow band of Binche lace in shoulders, long sleeves pleated minutely and finished with narrow ruffle of sheer white linen, button holes in wrist bands.
Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates