Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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baby's shirt
  • United States
  • baby's shirt, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • linen, lace, crocheting, thread
  • Object Length/Width: 20.32 x 38.1 cm
    Object Length/Width: 8 x 15 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Dora Renn Bryant
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0020

Baby, handmade linen shirt with crocheted lace on neck and short sleeves. Off shoulder with open down back. Short thread ties at back of neck. The garment is longer in front and has gentle shaping from center front to underarm.