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Baby's chemise

Object Number: 
Z.1216
Date: 
1840-1870
Medium: 
Cotton, muslin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 x 12 in. ( 27.9 x 30.5 cm )
Description: 
White cotton chemise with a low round neckline decorated by a pleated muslin ruffle; a green ribbon is used as a drawstring around the neckline; capped short sleeves with pleated muslin ruffles; cap has a mother-of-pearl button; straight and unfitted.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. M. H. Morse, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group