Infant's shirt

Child's shirt

American
19th century


Object Place: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

21.8 x 33.5 cm (8 9/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.54

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave trimmed with linen or silk bobbin lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Child’s shirt with bosom flaps, underarm gussets, lace shoulder insertions and sleeves, small button-stitched holes between shoulders and flaps (for reenforcement), open at back

Provenance

Worn by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone