Infant's shirt

American
18th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

21.8 x 51.6 cm (8 9/16 x 20 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.360

Medium or Technique

Linen; bobbin Lace, Brocaded

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s linen shirt; open down the back; full long sleeves gathered at shoulders and wrists; two buttonholes in each wristband; insertion of bobbin lace in each shoulder; ruffle at neck and cuffs of very fine linen with brocaded dot; yellowed; a few small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Wendell Taber