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Object Name DRESS
Catalog Number 0985.13.01053
Description Infant dress (or possibly chemise) of white cotton lawn. Scalloped white work scoop neck with drawstring tie at back. Cap white work sleeves with two layers of ruffles. Center front V, embroidered with rows of leaves and cut work. Flounce trimed with embroidery at sides of "V". Line of embroidered knots on the waistband with smocked gathers. Hem has cut work embroidery (broderie anglaise) Brass hook at the top of the back and .25" tape ties at the back waist. Handsewn.
Dimensions L-39.5 inches
Provenance Unknown.

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