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Object Name Dress
Catalog Number 0985.13.01042
Description Infant dress (or possibly infant chemise) of white cotton lawn. Scoop neck with embroidery, cutwork and needle lace trim. Cap sleeves with ruffles. Center front V with white work trimed with ruffles. Waist has smocked gathers. The dress also has 15 5/8" wide horizontal pleats around a skirt set at intervals of 3/8". Broderie anglaise trim at hem. Handsewn. There are two hooks on the back and the bodice is badly torn.
Dimensions L-38 inches
Provenance Unknown.

Possibly made/owned/used by the Gooch family.
Subjects girls
children
babies
infants
Clothing & dress
Underwear