Infant's shirt

American
18th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

25 x 40 cm (9 13/16 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

46.304

Medium or Technique

Linen with bobbin lace and cotton embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s white linen shirt. Open down back, rounded nack edge to be worn folded down, gusset under arm, neck and sleeve edges trimmed with narrow bobbin lace, 2 embriodered rosettes on each shoulder. Darned.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amelia Peabody and Mr. William S. Eaton