Infant's shirt

American
First quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

17.7 x 37 cm (6 15/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.429

Medium or Technique

Linen with linen embroidery and drawnwork

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

High straight neck designed to be worn folded back,open down back, very short sleeves edged with eyelet embroidery, at shoulders two bands of minute vine embroidered with white linen thread, bands set off by fancy hemstitching.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen Faulkner