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embroidered 13 cambric
dress top, baby
floral 651
date unknown
L: 6.5 in, width: 12 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Helen S. Cody
Dress top, baby. White cambric with white embroidery, square neckline, raglan sleeves. V front insert has eyelet and embroidery floral motifs, scallop edged ruffle along v seams. Sleeve ends and wrapped over neckline to form drawstring casing. Sleeves have 3 rows of embroidery divided by 2 rows of narrow eyelet ruffle with scalloped edge. Outer waistband has embroidered leaf and eyelet motifs. Inner waistband is plain, bodice and skirt are gathered between inner and outer waistbands. Skirt has been cut off to approximately 1/4" below waistband. All hand sewn construction. Possibly from a christening gown
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