Infant's shirt

English
18th century


Dimensions

26.5 x 46 cm (10 7/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.440

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with Hollie Point, embroidery, and linen bobbin lace trim

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fine white linen trimmed on the shoulders with bands of Hollie point with a flowering plant design. The neck and sleeves are edged with Valenciennes lace.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Susan Minet