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Baby's chemise

Baby's chemise
Title
Baby's chemise
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 13 3/4 x 6 in. ( 34.9 x 15.2 cm )
Description 
Pale green silk knit baby chemise with a round neckline strung through with a green silk ribbon; short sleeves; two mother-of-pearl buttons in the front below the neckline buttoning through a strip of green silk.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Hayward F. Manice
Object Number 
1978.65.17
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group